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Children's Mug

1970.1310.129 (RS194837)

Description

Green and white transfer-printed mug with two scenes. Left of inscription: Father and child observing large beehive, backdrop of trees, fence and greenery. Right of inscription: Two young boys, one wave a hand-held American flag, marsh in background. Children also interacting wiht a small dog.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Inscriptions
"THE SEASONS/ JULY./ Now glowing in full/ summer heat./ Yet ripning cropsthe/ traveller greet."
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.129
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43338

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