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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1099 (RS195581)

Description

Children's pearlware mug. Black transfer-printed design of Moses striking the rock. Overpainted with pink luster.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1825
Inscriptions
"HISTORICAL/ ALPHABET/ SCRIPTURE" (Black transfer print, each word on a section of a banner)
"Wwas the Water wi[illegible]/ sprang forth when God/ Bid Moses to strike/ the hard rock/ with his rod." (Black transfer print)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 1/4 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1099
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44265

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