This little coffee can carries a special wish, making it a perfect gift, especially for a new baby.
'Sweet joy befall thee!' is a line from William Blake's poem 'Infant Joy', published in 1789 as part of the Songs of Innocence.
The scallop shell is a symbol of pilgrimage and baptism, so is especially suitable for a christening.
Slipcast earthenware glazed ceramic
6.5cm tall, 6.5cm diameter plus handle
Transfer printed text
Pink or amber lustre banding decoration. There will be some variation in the hand painting.