Figural group

Object Number: 
1945.391
Date: 
ca. 1860-1900
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 20.6 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed on base beneath figures: "Eva gaily laughing was / hanging a wreath of roses / round Tom's neck."
Description: 
Seated porcelain black male figurine with book in hand holding white girl who stands on his knee; circular base with inscription.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C .Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group