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Shaving Mug

1926.60 (RS204703)

Description

Blue, transfer print pearlware shaving mug depicting pastoral scene with fountain and stream; distant village and mountains; tower ruin with cattle and herder. Mug body and handle have been repaired.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Mug, Shaving
pearlware
Product, Shaving
shaving mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 3/8 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.60
Credit Line
Gift of T. G. Floyd
GUSN
30812

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