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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1135 (RS201455)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Brown transfer printed design of three men playing a racquet and shuttlecock sport in a garden with disproportionately large flower blossoms. Overpainting in pinks, reds, blues and yellows. Pink lusterware accents the upper and lower portions of the mug and the center of the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"FOR MY DEAR BOY" (Brown, transfer-printed block letter outlines)
Material
creamware
earthenware
lusterware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
Knickknack
lusterware
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1135
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44299

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