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Children's Mug

1970.1310.224 (RS197536)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black elongated octagon with inscription in center. Lusterware accents the upper lip of the mug as well as the center of the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805
Inscriptions
"PRAY take a bit of my plum-cake/ It is so very nice,/ I'll spare you sister more that that/ I have so large a slice." (Transfer printed)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
lusterware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.224
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43430

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