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Children's Mug

1970.1310.994 (RS187943)

Description

Blue and white transfer-printed with scrolled flourishes that surround inscription; shells punctuate the left and right of the scrolled rectangle. There is also an open Holy Bible. Inside the top lip there is an undulating line of blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
"Grace to the Body is like/ good sense to the mind." (Transfer-printed)
"HOLY BIBLE"
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.5 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.994
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44164

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