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Children's Mug

1970.1310.65 (RS193252)

Description

Transfer-printed earthenware children's mug. Overpainting accents landscape scene to left of inscription and mother and child scene to the right. Yellow, dark pink and greens are utilitzed in the overpainting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"THE REMEMBRANCE OF HOME/ AFFECTION/ How I would watch your gentle eyes/ 'Twould be my joy o do your will/ And you should never have to sigh/ Again for my behaving ill."
Material
earthenware
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.65
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43278
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