Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-43355

Description

Children's mug with purple and white transfer-printed manor house scene (left) and (right) two shepherdesses as well as a thatched cottage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"THE DELIGHTS OF HOME/ MEEKNESS/ In a modest humble mind. / God himself will take delight./ But the proud & haughty find/ They are hateful in his sight." (Red transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.147

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.147