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Children's Mug

1970.1310.852 (RS214267)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Slightly blurry black transfer-printed design with two distinct illustrations. The first is a small boy with a sword in one hand with the sheath to his left side, a house in the distance. Inscription reads, "THE YOUNG SOLDIER". The second is a child leaning against some brush with his "FAITHFUL PLAYMATE", a cocker spaniel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825
Inscriptions
"A FAITHFUL PLAYMATE" (Black transfer print)
"THE YOUNG SOLDIER" (printed)
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.852
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44028

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