the CARPENTER

HEIGHT = 5 3/4 inches
WIDTH = 2 3/4 inches
VALUE = $225-$350


MARKING
665

Note :
The Carpender is a fictional character in
"Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There," ( 1871 )
the sequel to "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" (1865 )
The two above books are written by Lewis Carroll and comprise
"the Alice in Wonderland Series".

The characters Tweedledum and Tweedledee narrate a 108 line poem
"The Walrus and the Carpenter" to Alice.
After walking along the beach one night,
the Walrus and Carpenter come upon a bed of oysters.
What is seen below is: The Walrus and the Carpenter speaking to the Oysters


original illustration from
"Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There"
drawn by John Tenniel.