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Children's Mug

1970.1310.186 (RS214461)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Three young boys gathered on their knees and hunched over a box, could possibly contain a bird as the inscriptions suggest. Black transfer printed with yellow, blue, green and red overpainting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"BIRD CATCHERS" (Black transfer-printing)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.186
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43393

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