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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1110 (RS194833)

Description

Black and white transfer-printed children's mug. Left of inscription: Snowy scene, bare trees in background with cozy cottage. In the foreground, there is a farmer with lambs. Right of inscription: Father, son and dog collecting wood and brush for fire. Father holding axe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Inscriptions
"THE SEASONS/ FEBRUARY/ Now vapours gross/ obscure the air./ The trees their hoary/ honours bear." (transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1110
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44276

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