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Children's Mug

1970.1310.906 (RS201256)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer-printed design of an older woman carrying a bundle of cut flowers, walking with a young girl. A half-circle laurel decorates the bottom half. Upper half of circle is the inscription, "A TRIFLE FOR JANE". Hand-painted double brown lines encircle the bottom and upper portion of mug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"A TRIFLE FOR JANE" (printed)
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
1970.1310.906
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44081

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