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Children's Mug

1970.1310.596 (RS212484)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Light yellow glazed band around body and black transfer printed scenes. On one side, a seated girl is holding the paw of a cat sitting on the table in front of her. On the other side, a girl carries a large bowl in her hands, with a cat following at her heels. The mug has a beaded line around the outside of the rim, and a decorative black border printed around the inside of the rim.

Details

Maker
Godwin, Thomas (Potter)
Inscriptions
"THOS. GODWIN / BURSLEM / STONE CHINA" (Black print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
Burslem (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.596
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43784

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