Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-39001

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer printed scene with three figures, two boys and a girl. One boy is seated at right, holding his hat out in front of him. The girl, at left, appears to be handing scissors to the boy at center. Scene is framed by large flowers. Over painted with blue, green, red, and yellow. Pink luster bands at rim, around body, and luster accent on handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
lusterware
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"FOR MY DEAR BOY." (Brown transfer print.)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1937.304