Clay Heart Made by Glenwood Kindergartener for Mother's Day

Clay heart made by then-Glenwood School kindergartener Lester Volker, for his Mother's Day gift. The heart has a scalloped edge and a flower and birds etched into the bowl of the heart. The back has scratched into it "L.V." and "H." beneath it. The heart is unglazed with dots of brown paint around the scalloped edge.

Object Photo: 
Category: 
Communication Artifacts
Classification: 
Art
Subject Matter: 
Education/Schools
Item Dimensions: 
5" x 6" x 1"
Approx Year of Item: 
1956
Accession number: 
2009.112.001