Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Artists:
  • Paxton

Date
    1807

Series Identifier:

473


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Viewing: Harding B 10(50)

Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: Sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green

First Line: Och! love is the soul of a neat Irishman

Tune: Black joke

Performers:  Johnstone, John Henry, 1749-1828

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
43C92: One pair dancing; man and woman dancing as a couple
41A1911: Tent-camp
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
33A13: Meeting
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41C741: Pipe ~ tobacco
32B311(IRISH): Europeans (with NAME)
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
31A235: Sitting figure
41D231: Trousers, breeches
45C12(CLUB): Weapons for striking a blow: club
33A12: Shaking hands, 'dextrarum junctio'
41D223(WAISTCOAT): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)
48CC7521: One person playing string instrument (bowed) - CC - out of doors
46B12: (annual) fair, trade fair
25G4(CLOVER): Plants and herbs: clover
46C1214: Carrying something with barrow
41A774(+9): Container of glass: bottle, jar, vase (+ broken, damaged)



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