An interesting collection of 19th Century Children's educational plates
Image 1- Arabian Horsemen- Daisy border
Image 2- Band of Hope- The Mountain Hill-
'How pleasant on a sunny day to rest beside the brook,
and watch the ripples as they play down in some shady nook.'
Perfect (slightly stained)
Image 3- November- Alphabet teaching plate-
'Summers sun is warm and bright, Winters snow is cold and bright,
Autumn brings us sheaves of grain, Spring will scatter flowers again
Pleasant changes God arranges all throughout the year'
Tiny hairline between F and G as shown
Image 4- Oriental Shepherds- Alphabet teaching plate-
Image 5- Octagonal plate with maxim-
'Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge'
Image 6- Fluted Bi-Lingual plate-
'Promenade a quatre'- 'Walking- A party of Four'
Image 7- Tiny plate- Religious maxim- Wheat, Bluebell and Tulip border
'I lay my body down to sleep, let angels guard my head
And through the hours of darkness keep
Their watch around my bed'
Firing flaw on left side of plate as shown in image
Image 8- Independent Order of Odd Fellows-
Early C19th Armorial image
Very pretty floral border
2 hairlines as shown and a chip on face
Largest plate- 19cm
Smallest plate- 14cm
"A Mediterranean Scene" 1911 Watercolour
Lovely watercolour of a small Mediterranean Harbour Scene
Signed A.E. Price 1911
Condition: A few blemishes, bottom centre and above signature
Frame is slightly worn
Dimensions: 39cm x 23.7cm x 1.2cm