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Children's Mug

1970.1310.672 (RS190838)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle and leaf terminals. Black transfer printed "Franklin's Maxims" inscription flanked by boys carrying containers on the left and men conversing indoors on the right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"FRANKLIN'S MAXIMS / Not to oversee / workmen is to leave / them your purse open. / the eye of the master / is worth both his hands" (Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.672
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43856

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