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Children's Mug

1970.1310.958 (RS201240)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Deep red transfer-printed design in oval; young women walking together and a young boy in front of them playing a lute. Overpainting of scene in blue, yellow, green and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"A GIFT FOR MY DEAR GIRL" (printed)
Material
earthenware
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.958
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44129

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