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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1118 (RS213696)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Black transfer-printed design with two separate scenes. One entitled "RENARD IN DANGER" is of a dog chasing a fox, and a boy running with his hat in his hand. A farmhouse is in the background. The other scene is "THE ZEBRA" and depicts a single, large zebra. A hand-painted black line runs down the center of the handle as well as encircles the interior upper rim of the mug.

Details

Maker
Davenport (Maker)
Date
1825
Inscriptions
"THE ZEBRA" (Black transfer-printed text)
"RENARD IN DANGER" (Black transfer-printed text)
"DAVENPORT" (Printed in black.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1118
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44284

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