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Children's Mug

1970.1310.712 (RS195554)

Description

Children's earthenware mug, central red transfer-printed design of a grandmother leaning over to play with her grandchild.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"GRANDMAMMA'S TALES/ Ride a Cock Horse to Coventry Cross/ To see what Emma can buy,/ A penny white Cake, I'll buy for her sake/ And a Twopenny Tart or a Pie" (Transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.712
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43895

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