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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1026 (RS195560)

Description

Pearlware children's mug with black transfer-printed image of a young person riding a donkey.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"This rustic maid enjoys her ride/ Her Donkeys sleekness is her pride/ If not the swiftest of his race/ No beast can trot with surer pace" (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 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1026
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44195

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