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Children's Mug

1970.1310.456 (RS197559)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Pink luster accents encircle the upper lip of the mug. Oval transfer-printed black punctuated by small white circles containing individual letters of the alphabet as well as the numbers one through nine. In the center, there is the inscription "A Present/ for/ John"

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
"A / Present / for / JOHN" (Transfer print)
Full alphabet plus numbers 1-9 (printed)
Material
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.456
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43651

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