Staffordshire Pearlware Child's Black Printed Mug Franklin's Maxims

Staffordshire Pearlware Child's Black Printed Mug Franklin's Maxims

Code: FA0728

Dimensions:

W: 6.3cm (2.5")H: 6.5cm (2.6")D: 9cm (3.5")

£45.00 Approx $57.32, €49.29
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Sweet early 19th century child's pearlware mug with black printed decoration of a farmer ploughing a field on one side, a boy and his 2 siblings climbing over a gate and in the centre a small poem from Franklin's Maxims "plough deep while sluggards sleep and you shall have corn to sell and to keep". c.1830.

It measures 6.5cm (2 1/2") high, 6.3cm (2 5/8") rim to rim and 9cm (3 1/2") rim to handle. 

Condition is fair with a hairline running part way down the front under the poem and a small scuff to the rim just to the left of it. Not other damage or repairs and surface wear is light.