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

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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

2016.3

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

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.

Provenance

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

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