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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1083 (RS214571)

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of young girl in a long flowing gown with a cat on her lap drinking milk from a bowl. A dog stands on his hind legs to her left begging for a treat. Scene is overpainted in red, yellow, blue and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"A BEGGER'S PETITION" (Black transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1083
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44250

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