Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-43249

Description

Children's pearlware mug. Maroon transfer-printed design on mug. Image to the right of inscription is a woman reclined on a sofa and another woman mixing concoction with mortar and pestle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
pearlware
Mug

Inscription

"NOVEMBER/ Oft in this month the healing balm/ Presents its soothing power to calm/ The noxious that arive/ From fetid damps & misty skies." (Transfer-printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.32

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.32