Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1887

GUSN

GUSN-18872

Description

Ironstone mug; brown coloration mostly faded; purple decoration w/ anchor surrounded by wreath and motto: "MARINE"; rope banding on handle and around exterior and interior rim; raised ring around base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Tin Glazed
Anchor
MUG

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""DAVENPORT/ LONGPORT/ STAFFORD/ 30 CANNING PLACE/ LIVERPOOL/ 82 FLEET STREET/ LONDON""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

W. Davenport & Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3.5 x 5.25 (HxW), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1062