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1970.1310.520 (RS212263)

Description

Earthenware mug. Black transfer printed design featuring an oval with a portrait of George Washington at center, flanked by two classically dressed figures. With hand painted brown band just below rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Deafness to the Ear that will patintly hear / & Dumbness to the Tongue that will utter / a Calumny against the immortal Washington" (Black transfer print.)
"My Favorite Son" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.520
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43713

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