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Children's Mug

1970.1310.674 (RS188105)

Description

White mug with blue stripe on lip and .75" from bottom rim. Oval shaped box with intermittent leaf designs around it. Blue and white designs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
"LOVE between/ BROTHERS & SISTERS / Birds in their little nests agree/ And 'tis a shameful sight/ When children of one family / Fall out and chide and fight."
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.674
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43858

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