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Children's Mug

1970.1310.278 (RS188126)

Description

Earthenware children's mug (pearlware). Shaped base, rounded rim, and spurred loop handle. Black transfer print with inscription surrounded by foliate and scroll border. With eagles, shields, and arrows on either side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
"PROSPER / FREEDOM" (Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/8 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.278
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43479

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