Chris Stephens’ talk on 30th November “Gifts for Good Children” will be a
presentation and display of illustrated and transfer printed Victorian Children’s
China plates and mugs featuring a wide range of subjects including early
childhood, alphabets and education , the Temperance movement,
Missionaries, popular literature, fairy tales and nursery rhymes, Benjamin
Franklin’s Maxims ….the whole world of Victorian society and cultural life
through little people’s plates and dishes….the fascinating forerunners of the
Bunnikins and Peter Rabbit nursery ware we know so well.
This fascinating insight will start at 7.30 and tickets cost £5.00. Booking is advised.