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Children's Mug

1970.1310.189 (RS195599)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Green transfer-printed design on mug. Large "A", approximately 1 1/2 inches tall to the left, town center with buildings in the Federal and Greek Revival Styles extend beyond the "A" around the circumference of the mug. Pink hand-painted lines accent the handle and encircle the interior of the upper lip of the mug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"A IS THE ARCH, which you see when you start, that people pass under before they depart." (Transfer-printed)
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
1970.1310.189
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43396

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