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Children's Mug

1970.1310.443 (RS211551)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black, slightly blurry, transfer-printed design with two distinct illustrations. First, there are two boys riding pigs, racing each other. Second, there are two children napping in the woods as a sparrow flies overhead.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
"THE PIG RACE" (Black; transfer-printed)
"THE CHILDREN IN THE WOOD" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.443
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43639

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