This is an Edwin M. Knowles Norman Rockwell Collector plate titled "The Music Maker".
The 8.5" diameter plate features an elderly gentleman helping a young boy play the accordion. The back of the plate is stamped with the following information:
"Knowles, North America's Oldest Name in Fine China
PLATE NUMBER 5476S OF THE ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF "THE MUSIC MAKER" BY NORMAN ROCKWELL.
FIFTH IN THE ROCKWELL HERITAGE COLLECTION.
MADE IN A LIMITED EDITION PERMANENTLY CLOSED IN 1981 BY KNOWLES AND CERTIFIED AS A
"TRUE ROCKWELL CLASSIC"
BY THE ROCKWELL SOCIETY OF AMERICA.
©R.S. of A 1981 All Rights Reserved
Bradex Number: 84-R70-3.5."
This plate is in very good pre-owned condition in the original box with the COA.