Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-43393

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Three young boys gathered on their knees and hunched over a box, could possibly contain a bird as the inscriptions suggest. Black transfer printed with yellow, blue, green and red overpainting.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"BIRD CATCHERS" (Black transfer-printing)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.186

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.186