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Children's Mug

1970.1310.644 (RS214574)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer-printed design of three boys playing a game with a ball ("Trap Bat & Ball"). The scene is overpainted in green, red, yellow and blue. Hand-painted brown line encircles the outer upper lip of mug and center of handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"TRAP BAT & BALL" (Brown transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
baseball (field sport)
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.644
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43849

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