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Children's Mug

1970.1310.27 (RS193721)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer-printed design on mug. Image to the right of inscription is a mother reading on bench next to a child with a jubilant face and out-stretched arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
"JUNE./ The Gates unbarr'd the jovial cry/ Proclaims Young Learnings Liberty/ Which does the early mind prepare/ To urge againth improving care." (Transfer-printing)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.27
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43244

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