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Children's Mug

1970.1310.179 (RS195627)

Description

Earthenware children's mug with black transfer-printed design and hand executed over-painting (in blues, greens, and reds). Alphabet themed. The letter "A" is represented by apples and the letter "B" is represented by ball and Bible.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"A stands for Apple which here you may see" (Transfer-printed)
"B is for Ball, as round as can be."
Material
earthenware
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.179
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43386

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