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Children's Mug

1970.1310.877 (RS213222)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Rust-colored red transfer-printed design, farm scene, surrounding an octagon with the words "Present for a good Girl." Man in the foreground to the left is tilling land, and woman in the foreground to the right is sitting on a stool milking a cow. Pink luster accents at rim, handle, and 1/2" above base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"Present/ for a good/ Girl." (Transfer-printed in rust-colored red.)
Material
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.877
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44053

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