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Children's Mug

1970.1310.751 (RS213578)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Canary yellow body with black transfer printed scenes. On one side, a woman wearing a dress and headdress, standing outdoors beside a table with baskets at her feet. On the other side, a man with knee-length pants and a black hat, holding a staff with a dog at his feet. Between the two scenes is a decorative urn with fruit. Over painted with black accents. A slim black geometric border encircles the rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"MEDAILLE EXPOSITION 1844 / Geoffroy DE BOULEN & c GIEN / PORCELAINE OPAQUE" (Green transfer print on bottom of mug.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 5/8 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.751
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
259956

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