Chalkware Rabbit (SOLD)
An unusual black painted chalkware rabbit with red highlights.
~ ITEM DETAILS ~Dimensions: H 7"
Date / Circa: Circa 1860
Maker / Origin: Pennsylvania
Medium: Cast plaster of Paris with the original painted decoration.
Miscellaneous: Most likely made by the Italian immigrants in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, chalkware pieces were commonly purchased at the markets by the Pennsylvania-Germans and taken home as token gifts.