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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1111 (RS214410)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Green transfer-printed design of two distinct images; one to the right of inscription and the other to the left. To the right, there are three women working on the farm and to the left, there is a man and woman raking a field. Hand-painted accents of green, red and blue overlay the transfer-printed design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"FRANKLIN'S MAXIMS/ Make hay whie/ the Sun shine/ an Hour today/ is worth two tomorrow" (Transfer-printed in green)
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
1970.1310.1111
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44277

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