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Children's Mug

1970.1310.97 (RS193258)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design showcasing the letters K and J. The letter "J" is represented by a jay perched on a bough and the letter "K" is a cat playing with an over-turned kettle. Alphabet themed.

Details

Maker
Adams
Date
ca. 1825
Inscriptions
"J - perched on the bough is a Jay" (Transfer-printed )
"K- with kettle- Kit does play"
"[illeg.] ADAMS/ ENGLAND" (Black print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.97
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43308

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