Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-43373

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Floral wreath transfer-printed image with "Holy Bible" and scroll of Proverbs laying on a cascading fabric. Flowers and leaves are overpainted in green, yellow, blue and pin. Inside the upper lip of the mug, there is a green line.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
overpainting (technique)
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Search the Scriptures" (Transfer-printing)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.166

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.166