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Children's Mug

1970.1310.552 (RS212573)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer printed design with classical elements, geometry, and symbolism, perhaps representing Freemasonry. Includes an archway at left with keystone, an all-seeing eye, two pedestals with globes and geometric diagrams, and a figure marked "Euclid." Hand painted black line around rim and down handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"EUCLID" (Black transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/8 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.552
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43744

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