Tall cup almost 3" in diameter and 3¾" high
Tall cup almost 3" in diameter and 3¾" high. Title "The Lion & The Mouse" above the hand-painted colored illustration, and "Those Who Do Not Abuse Their Strength/Benefit By The Gratitude Of The Weak" below. Gold trim around the top ring and along the front of the handle. Aesop's Fables Series. Royal Winton, Grimwades. Made in England. $5.50 from Bidwell, Castro Valley, CA, through eBay, August, '04.
The back of this cup has a lovely pattern of scrolls, branches, and leaves. The depiction of The Lion and the Mouse is consistent with other members of this series.