Scene at Blacksmith Shop

Catalog No. 508

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

“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 (either size): $150-$225

HR 508
HR 508

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