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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1102 (RS211715)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of a man and woman sitting next to each other in an outdoor space; presumably their daughter, leans on her mother's lap. Scene is outlined by a black oval. On the exterior, there is a half-circle laurel cupping the bottom half of the oval. Muted silver lusterware encircles the upper lip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810
Inscriptions
"A Present for a dear Boy." (Transfer-printed in black)
Material
earthenware
lusterware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1102
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44268

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