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Children's Mug

1970.1310.707 (RS212272)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Green transfer printed continuous scene printed around body, with "the young shepherdess" on one side and "the young gardener" on the other. The shepherdess leans on a hooked staff and has a dog frolicking at her feet. The young gardener holds a shovel in one hand and a flower in the other.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"THE YOUNG SHEPHERDESS" (Green transfer print.)
"THE YOUNG GARDENER" (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2/14 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.707
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43890

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