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Children's Mug

1970.1310.238 (RS194846)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Green transfer-printing design on mug. Left of inscription, two men and cattle working the tilled fields. Right of inscription, two figures (man and woman) picking fruit or vegetables, placing them in a basket and apron respectively.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
"THE SEASONS/ SEPTEMBER/ Rich Autumns Mellow/ gifts abound,/ And Ceres is by/ Bacchus crow'd." (Transfer-printing)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.238
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43443

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