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Children's Mug

1970.1310.586 (RS187863)

Description

Children's mug "A slothful boy". White mug with green transfer printed text and design. Exterior decoration of an open bible surrounded by flowers and birds. Interior rim has green and white swag decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Inscriptions
"A slothful Boy/foretells an idle Man" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.586
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43775

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