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Children's Mug

1970.1310.195 (RS211942)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Blue transfer-printed design of flags of different countries decorate the exterior of the mug on the upper rim. Underneath this, there is a banner with an inscription. Beneath this, in the central scene, Native Americans and white settlers interact-flanked by cornucopias of flowers and fruit to the sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"NATION SHALL NOT LIFT UP SWORDS AGAINST NATION/ NEITHER SHALL THEY LEARN WAR ANYMORE ISAIAH [unclear what number and verse]." (Blue transfer-printed text inside flowing banner)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.195
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43401

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