Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with ear-shaped handle. Black transfer printed with Dr. Franklin's / Poor Richard theme with decorative triangles on sides. Indoor scene with fireplace and several people, including a man sitting and reading in a chair. \n
"THE WAY TO WEALTH / OR / DR. FRANKLIN'S / Poor Richard / ILLUSTRATED" (Black transfer print)
"BEING LESSONS FOR YOUTH / ON / INDUSTRY / Temperance / FRUGALITY &c"
"Keep thy Shop and thy Shop will keep thee. / If you would have your business done go if not send."
- Object type
- Household Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell