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Children's Mug

1970.1310.725 (RS202297)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Copper luster is around the outside of the upper lip of mug. Impressed beading encircles the the line directly underneath the copper lusterware. Black transfer-printing of a couple under flower arbor dancing, with a man sitting on a barrel playing a fiddle to the far left. Copper and yellow hand-painting over black transfer-printed design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"FOR/ A GOOD/ GIRL." (Transfer-printed in black)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.725
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43908

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