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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1004 (RS195561)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design inspired by Holland, rolling hills, thatched cottage and large windmill. Second image on the exterior of the mug is an house interior with an older woman churning butter. Alphabet themed mug, with A-Y encircling the interior of the upper lip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"SLOW ROLLS THE CHURN OF CLOGGING CREAM, AT ONCE FOREGOES ITS QUALITY AND NA[illeg.]" (Tranfer-printed)
"A [-] Y" (Alphabet A to Y; transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1004
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44173

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