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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1187 (RS194881)

Description

Blue and white transfer-printed design on earthenware mug. The scene is of a shop and has corresponding inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"Keep thy Shop and thy Shop will keep thee. You would have your business done go if not send" (Transfer-printed)
"By diligence and persevereance the Mouse eat the cable the in two/ Diligence is the Mother of good luck & God gives all things to Industry." (Transfer-printed)
"Franklin's Maxim's" (Transfer-printed)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1187
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44350

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