To dream of handling Dishes, denotes good fortune; but if from any cause they should be broken, this signifies that fortune will be short-lived for you.
To see shelves of polished Dishes, denotes success in marriage.
To dream of Dishes, is prognostic of coming success and gain, and you will be able to fully appreciate your good luck. Soiled Dishes, represent dissatisfaction and an unpromising future.
Gustavus Miller's Book of Dreams