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Children's Mug

1970.1310.377 (RS195568)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Alphabet themed, showcasing the letter "E", which is represented by a large engine with the word "MAZEPPA" on the image.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"E is the ENGINE, all puff, fire, and smoke,/ That daily is fed with some bushels of coke" (Transfer printing)
"MAZEPPA" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.377
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43575

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