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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1185 (RS214465)

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of a man on horseback being chased by a dog as the owner steps out the front door of his home. Overpainting of the scene in green, yellow and blue. Quatrefoils and floral motifs decorate the inner lip of mug and along the handle.

Details

Maker
Gilpin, John (Maker)
Date
1840
Inscriptions
"JOHN GILPIN" (stamped)
Material
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
earthenware
Earthenware
Mug
mugs
pearlware
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1185
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44348

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