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Children's mug

1970.1310.774 (RS211983)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Shaped base, molded rim, and flat-topped, ear-shaped handle. Black transfer printed illustration of Isaac Van Amburgh, famous 19th century American animal trainer. He is depicted with a number of animals, mostly large felines. Over painted with green and yellow. Decorative black border printed around inside of rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"M__ VAN AMBURGH" (Black transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 7/8 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.774
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43955

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