Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1815

GUSN

GUSN-43233

Description

Creamware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of a father and child outside their thatched cottage. There is a large tub filled with water and a tiny sailboat skims the surface. The family cat sits on a wooden chair to the side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
creamware
transfer printing
lusterware
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"MY BOAT" (Black; transfer-printed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.16