1978 GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES Franklin Plate Collection Hansel & Gretel
This is a Franklin porcelain plate from 1978 crafted in Bavaria. It is a limited edition Hansel & Gretel design from the Grimm's Fairy Tales series. The plate measures 8 inches across and has no chips or cracks. It shows almost no signs of aging.
No other stories possess as much power to enchant, delight, and surprise as those written by the Brothers Grimm. The artwork on these plates recapture the fairy tales as they intended them to be filled with folklore and song. Often misunderstood, these stories were banned in classrooms in Arizona due to violence, negative portrayals of female characters, and politically incorrect references. If you are a collector of banned books, you will want this plate on your Shelf.