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Children's Mug

1970.1310.233 (RS200359)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of rectangle decorated with scrolls and punctuated by shells in the upper two corners. A "Holy Bible" centers the top of the rectangle. Within the rectangle, there is an inscription, "MARTHA".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825
Inscriptions
"MARTHA" (Transfer-printing; white letters with black outlines)
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
1970.1310.233
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43439

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