Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-43329

Description

Mug with blue transferware floral wreath and bow surrounding inscription; "c" on comfort is missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"Conscience is a terror / to the wicked but a / [c]omfort to good men" (Blue transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.118

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.118