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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1080 (RS199521)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Transfer-printed blue circular wreath surrounds inscription. Blue hand-painted lines encircle the exterior upper and lower lip/rim of mug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"EVENING SONG./ I lay my body down to sleep,/ Let angels guard my head,/ And through the hours of darkness keep/ Their watch around my bed." (Transfer-printed in blue)
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
1970.1310.1080
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44247

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