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Children's Mug

1970.1310.327 (RS202320)

Description

Pearlware children's mug with silver luster accents. Rust-colored red transfer-printed design of a man and woman standing near a bird cage. The bird is perched on the man's finger. Trees and bushes surround the scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"MY DEAR BOY" (rust-colored red; transfer printed)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 (H), 1 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.327
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43526

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