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Children's Mug

1970.1310.254 (RS202306)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Maroon transfer-printed design, farm scene. Figure in the foreground tilling land to the left and another figure also in the foreground, but to the right sitting on a stool milking a cow. Pink luster accents the upper lip of mug, slightly above upper lower rim and along the center of handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"Present/ for a good/ Girl." (Overlaid white label, superimposed over the scene. Transfer-printed in maroon)
Material
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.254
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43457

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