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Children's Mug

1970.1310.616 (RS211686)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Maroon transfer-printed design; a grandmother holds her grandchild as the child pets a cat. The scene takes place directly outside their front door. In the background is their brick home, casement windows and a flower box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"FOR A GOOD GIRL" (Maroon; transfer-printed)
Material
creamware
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.616
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43804

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