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Children's Mug

1970.1310.879 (RS188092)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle and leaf terminals. Blue transfer printed inscription surrounded by oval border with flowers, and a scroll and book at bottom. Red lines around rim and base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Inscriptions
"Commit not Offences, / for the day / of retribution will come." (Blue transfer print)
"HOLY BIBLE" [on book]
"PROVERBS" [on scroll]
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.879
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44055

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