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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1096 (RS211530)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of a mother seated on a klismos chair handing cherries from a basket to her son. The scene is overpainted in reds, yellows, blues and greens. Hand-painted black line encircles the upper lip of mug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"FOR MY DEAR BOY" (Black; transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1096
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44262

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