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Children's Mug

1970.1310.698 (RS191565)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle. Black transfer print with "Franklin's Maxims" inscription and an image of four men in a row boat, the foremost man standing and waving a green flag. Over painted with green, blue, red and yellow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"DR. FRANKLIN'S MAXIMS / LOST TIME / IS NEVER FOUND AGAIN. // WHAT WE CALL TIME ENOUGH / ALWAYS / PROVES LITTLE ENOUGH." (Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.698
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43881

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