Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43340

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer printed scene titled "Flowers of Literature" with a man standing outdoors, reading a book with one hand and carrying a potted plant in the other. Balanced on top of his head is a basket with three more potted plants. A large house is in the distance at left.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"FLOWERS OF LITERATURE" (Brown transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.131

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 7/8 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.131