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Children's Mug

1970.1310.1204 (RS211713)

Description

Creamware children's mug. Black hand-painted line outlines the upper lip of mug. Black transfer-printed desing of two young soldiers with bayonets and a young girl following behind playing a drum. Overpainting on scene in yellow, green and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815
Inscriptions
"MY DEAR BOY" (Transfer-printed in black)
Material
creamware
earthenware
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
creamware
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
overpainting (technique)
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.1204
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44367

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