Child's Plate with the scene "Pay Away Till He Gives Up! Give it Him! Give it Him! from "Uncle Tom's Cabin"

Unknown American or English, American or English, after Charles Howland Hammatt Billings, American, 1818 - 1874


about 1852-1855

Glazed earthenware with black transfer vignette in center and embossed floral design on rim

Diameter: 8 11/16 in. (22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the James and Barbara Block Acquisitions Endowment



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service


Decorative Arts

Not on view


Inscribed, in transfer image, top: PAY AWAY TILL HE GIVES UP! GIVE IT HIM! GIVE IT HIM!; bottom of image: UNCLE TOM WHIPPED TO DEATH.


Martyn Edgell Antiques Limited, Cambridgeshire, England; sold to present collection, 2016.

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