Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-43258

Description

Children's mug printed with scrolls. Scrolls form a rectangular shape, punctuated by shells in the upper corners. Open "Holy Bible" emits light. Splotches of colors: Green on bottom of mug, pink on shells, light around the Bible is yellow and blue accents around Bible.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"Idleness is the Parent/ of want & of misery" (Transfer-printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.43

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.43