Scene at Blacksmith Shop

Catalog No. 508

Pottery, etched, 0.5L or 0.4L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Von allen den Mädchen so blink and so blank.”
(Of all the girls so bright and shiny.)

Text is from a German folk song entitled “Die Lore am Tore” (Lore at the Gate), written in 1797 by Christian Bole, based on an earlier piece by English song-writer Henry Carey entitled “Sally in our Alley”.

See also No. 461.

Price Range: $200-$300

     
     
HR 508
HR 508

 
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