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Decorative Mug

1943.276 (RS30460)

Description

Opaque white glass decorative mug, with polychrome hand-painted design of eagle with wings spread surrounded by laurel wreath and the word "Liberty" in gilt. Fifteen eight-pointed gilt stars around the wreath. Gilt band on rim. "Bristol glass."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800
Inscriptions
"Liberty" (painted above eagle)
Material
Bristol glaze
glass (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bristol glaze
glass (material)
Mug
mugs
Dimensions
5 x 5 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.276
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42840

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