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Children's Mug

1970.1310.550 (RS193716)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Black transfer printed image to the right of inscription. In the background, there is a thatched cottage and in the foreground, mother comforting child.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Inscriptions
"JULY./ The anxious Mother strives in pain/ To tempt the Imp to School again/ the path of Learning now appears/ To be bedewed with flowing tears." (Transfer printing)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.550
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43742

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