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Children's Mug

1970.1310.247 (RS194840)

Description

Children's mug with green and white transfer-printed design on earthenware. Large house nestled in the hills to the left of the inscription and mother and child embracing to the right. Mustard yellow, pale green and pinkish-red accents the scene. These colors are overpainted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"THE REMEMBERANCE OF HOME/ -AFFECTION-/ How I would watch your gentle eyes/ 'Twould be my joy to do your will./ And you should never have to sigh/ Again, for my behaving ill." (Green transfer-printed text)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Mug
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.247
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44858
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Title Children's Mug Accession number 1970.1310.65 Relationship Same inscription and accompanying scenes, different overall color

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