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Children's Mug

1970.1310.306 (RS212634)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Dark red transfer printed image of "A Shave for a Penney" [sic]. A monkey sits amongst shaving implements, holding a razor; his reflection is visible in a mirror. A man stands just inside a doorway at left. Pink lustre bands at rim and around body 3/8" from base, with stripe down handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"A SHAVE FOR A PENNEY" [sic] (Dark red transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
lusterware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.306
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43505

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