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Children's Mug

1970.1310.794 (RS193729)

Description

Blue and white transfer-printed. Interior upper rim smudged upside down triangle design- also on handle. Mother and daughter appears to be preparing to attend church. Letters, image and decorative elements were haphazardly place and looked smudged/blurry, ill-defined.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"APRIL./ When early flowers grow fresh and gay/ Let Innocence in best array/ Be led by fond maternal care/ To seek with Joy the House of Prayer." (Transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.794
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43974

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