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Children's Mug

1970.1310.867 (RS194853)

Description

Black and white transfer-printed mug with two scenes. Left of inscription: Father and child observing large beehive, backdrop of trees, fence and greenery. Right of inscription: Two young boys, one wave a hand-held American flag, marsh in background. Children also interacting wiht a small dog.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Inscriptions
"THE SEASONS/ JULY./ Now glowing in Full/ summer heat/ Yet ripning crops the/ traveller greet." (Transfer-printing)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.867
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44043
Related Items
Title Children's Mug Accession number 1970.1310.129 Relationship Same design and inscription, only color differs.

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