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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1023 (RS190820)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle. Green transfer printed "Franklin's Maxims" inscription flanked by a scene with three standing men at left, and a scene with one seated man and one standing man at right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"FRANKLIN'S MAXIMS / He that goes a borrowing / goes a sorrowing // better to go to bed / supperless than / rise in debt. (Green transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 5/8 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1023
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44192

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