Domestic Employment

Josiah Wedgwood, 1780 - 1836

Domestic Employment

Josiah Wedgwood 1780 - 1836


Rectangular plaque with blue dip on front and white relief scene depicting four children, two boys and two girls. To the left a young girl bends down towards a smaller girl seated on a rock, both wearing close-fitting caps and dresses. To the right, a young boy carrying a bow and arrow looks down at a smaller boy seated on a rock to his side, both boys naked. Eight firing holes in reverse side.

Object Name

Domestic Employment

Creators Name

Josiah Wedgwood

Date Created

c 1778

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