Porcelain mug with illustrations of the dog "Mangas", the main hero of Penelope Delta’s book of the same name, which was first published in 1935. The story is set mainly in Alexandria yet serving the idea of fighting for the freedom of Macedonia. Penelope Delta (1874-1941), born in Alexandria, was the sister of Antonis Benakis, founder of the Benaki Museum.
Height 10 cm
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