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Children's Mug

1970.1310.18 (RS201244)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer-printed design of eagle with a patriotic shield on its body, clutching a laurel and a bundle of wheat, one at each foot. Banners with inscriptions punctuate the scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"A PRESENT FOR MY DEAR GIRL" (printed)
"E PLURIBUS UNUM"
"MAY SUCCESS ATTEND OUR/ AGRICULTURE TRADE AND/ MANUFACTURE"
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.18
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43235

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