Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-43328

Description

Children's earthenware mug with alphabet theme, black transfer-printed images with yellow, green and pink over-painting. The letters "J" and "I" are showcased. "I" is represented by ink wells and "J" is represented with jugs and containers of jam and jellies. Hand-painted pink line encircles interior upper rim of mug and the center of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
overpainting (technique)
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"I i / j J / JAM" (Black transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.117

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 3/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.117