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Title: Jemmy Hirst cup
Item Name: Local Characters

Description:

White ceramic cup with transfer print in Chinese style. Shows scenes from the life of Jemmy Hirst, an eccentric character from Rawcliffe (1738-1829). Depicts a four wheeled carriage containing a figure. The figure holds an umbrella and has a fishing rod. Mid 19th Century.


Year: 1850 (c)
Materials: porcelain
Measurements: Ht: 6cm, Diam:7.5cm
ID_Number: ERYMS (Goole) : G176.1