Staffordshire Pottery child’s mug – THE SEASONS – May – c. 1850
Staffordshire Pottery child’s mug, printed in red with two scenes, one a deer in landscape, the other girls picking flowers, a central reverse reading:
Cheer’d by the balmy breath of MAY
the feather’d choirs fill every grove.
The trees are decked with Blossoms gay
the herds in verdant pastures rove
crack to front, crazed, small chip to base, some staining….