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Children's Mug

1987.461 (RS194851)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle. Black transfer printed inscription on one side, and an image of a child, a dog, a cat, and a cart full of toys on the other side. Decorative border around inside of rim and down handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"DECEMBER / This is the joyous Time when pleasure / Fills its rolling car with treasure / And the due Symbols of delight / Break upon th[e] enraptur[e]d sight."
(Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.461
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
223360

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