Visual display of the Dish

Dish

  • 1712
  • Decoration: Relief-molded and trailed. Clockface dated 1712. Dial inscribed "Sam[uel] Malkin/The maker/in bur[reversed s]la/m." Lower edge inscribed "The:Chri[reversed s]tian[reversed s]:dyal:or:a/Cheap:Watch:for:a:poor:Man." Borders composed of a square, winged heads, flowering plants, and concentric circles.
  • Place of origin: Burslem, Staffordshire