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Children's Mug

1970.1310.122 (RS196124)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Dark maroon transfer-printed design of a baby in a cradle in a tree branch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"GRANDMAMMA'S TALES/ Hush a bye Baby on the Tree top./ When the wind blows, the Cradle will rock./ When the Bough bends, the Cradle will fall./ Down will come Baby, Bough, Cradle and all." (Transfer-printing)
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
1970.1310.122
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43332

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