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Children's Mug

1970.1310.590 (RS188087)

Description

Black and white transfer-printed design on mug. Red lines on lip (outside) and .25" from bottom. An acorn and leaf laurel around inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"MORNING SONG, /So like the Sun would I fulfil/ the bus'ness of the day/ Begin my work betimes and still/March on my [heavenly] way." (Transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.590
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43778

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