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Children's Mug

1970.1310.357 (RS212280)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer printed scene with a man carrying a boy on his back, away from another man leaning out a window with a sword in his hand. All three figures appear to be wearing pirate hats and playing a game. Over painted with red, green, brown, yellow, and pink. Hand painted red/orange line around rim and down handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"THE NARROW ESCAPE OF BONEY THROUGH A / WINDOW" (Black transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 3/8 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.357
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43555

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