This antique child's pottery feeding plate has a charming transfer decoration of a little girl with a basket of puppies in the center. Rose sprays decorate the spill rim. The plate measures 8-3/4 inches, the recessed center well is 5-1/2 inches. The plate is in excellent condition with no damage, gold trim is mostly intact. There is all-over crazing to the glaze but it's not stained or discolored.
The back is marked underglaze Royal Baby-Plate with a US patent date of 1905, patent dates for other countries 1903. It was made in the USA but not by Royal China - they didn't start operations until 1934.