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Children's Mug

1970.1310.24 (RS188071)

Description

Asian-esque landscape with English -style background (Gothic looking church and steeple). Elderly mother and daughter on path. Blue and white transfer-printed design. Blue lines inside upper lip of mug and bamboo-like stripes on handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"Who'll treat me with Maternal care,/ who'll lead me to the house of prayer. / And seat me with attention there? / MY DAUGHTER" (Transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.5 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.24
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43241

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