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Children's Mug

1970.1310.235 (RS195603)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Alphabet themed images and text, representing the letters "M" and "N." "M" is represented by a merchant and "N" is represented by a nobleman with a regal appearance.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"M M was a Merchant/ successful/ in trade/N N was Nobleman/ richly/ arrayed." (Transfer printed)
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.235
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43441

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