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Children's Mug

1970.1310.531 (RS195583)

Description

Earthenware children's mug with black transfer-printed design of two men threshing wheat. Alphabet border printed around inside of rim.

Details

Maker
Godwin, Thomas (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1825
Inscriptions
"T IS FOR THRASHERS THAT RISE IN THE MOON. B WAS A BARN TO PUT IN THE CO[word cut off]" (Encircles the exterior upper lip of mug)
"ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXY" (Transfer-printed interior of upper lip of mug)
"Thos Godwin/Burslem/Stone China"
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.531
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43723

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