Urn made from porcelain with a white ground, painted in gold and blue with a coloured central compartment of 'Maria', a lady seated at a tree with a dog by her side, part of a <i>garniture de chemin饦lt;/i> manufactured by Derby Porcelain Works c.1782. Date: c.1782
© The Geffrye Museum of the Home / Mary Evans Picture Library
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The Soldiers and Sailors Buffet at Victoria Station
Impression of a crowded scene at Victoria Station as men arriving on the leave train, or else departing for the Front, are given free refreshments from the Soldiers' and Sailors' Free Buffet. These buffets were run by volunteers and funded through charitable donations. Men would enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, sandwiches and cake.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Etruscan Art. Italy. In honour of the ancestors. Urns-face
Etruscan Art. Italy. In honour of the ancestors. Symbolic faces were the focus and memorials held at the graveside. Symbolised Urns-face. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Copenhage. Denmark..
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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