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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1082 (RS212300)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer printed images with captions. On one side, "Flow thou regal purple stream" appears to show a man with a gushing nosebleed, being held from behind by a second man; a third man appears ready to strike a fourth man with his fist. On the other side, "Nanny wilt thou ..." shows two long-horned sheep rubbing heads together.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Flow thou regal purple stream" (Brown transfer print.)
"Nanny wilt thou gan [sic]" [gang with me] (printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1082
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44249

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