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1970.1310.1081 (RS213217)

Description

Earthenware mug. Black transfer printed design featuring a young woman and young man standing outdoors with a small house in the distance. The girl wears a long dress with a large ribbon tied at the back; she gestures towards a butterfly at the boy's shoulder; the boy holds his hat in his hand. The scene is framed by an oval border with a large swag beneath and a floral motif above, featuring two birds and two clasped hands.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"FRIENDSHIP LOVE and UNITY / Accept this PLEDGE of / AFFECTION" (Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
4 7/8 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1081
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44248

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