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Children's Mug

1970.1310.414 (RS33270)

Description

Black and white transfer-printed design with alphabet theme on pearlware mug."E" is represented by an eagle; "F" by a young girl named "Fanny" walking from church.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1825
Inscriptions
"E. was an Eagle & chain'd to a perch. F . stands for Fanny returning from Church" (Black transfer printing)
"O. was an owl screaming by night. P. is for pudding you.ve oft had a bite. " (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.414
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43611

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