Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912

Mirelle L'Arlesienne majolica character jug produced by Longchamp circa 1912. This jug is the representation of a typical woman residing in the Arles region of France. Dressed in clothes typical of the 1800s, she is a wife, mother, homemaker, chef, gardener, friend and advocate in the village community. Mirelle was a very common female name in and around Arles.

Maker:

Longchamp

France

circa 1912

Model #:

Majolica

Height:

9 3/4"

large

Size:

Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912
Mirelle L'Arlesienne character jug - Longchamp circa 1912