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Children's Mug

1970.1310.842 (RS195559)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Brown transfer-print design. Arbor of flowers encircle inscription. In the lower center, a "Holy Bible" and a scroll of "Proverbs" lay on a cascading piece of fabric. Pink hand-painted lines encircle top and bottom 1/4" of mug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"He that betrays his trust/ will never have/ confidence reposed in him." (Transfer-printing)
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
1970.1310.842
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44018

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