Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-43479

Description

Earthenware children's mug (pearlware). Shaped base, rounded rim, and spurred loop handle. Black transfer print with inscription surrounded by foliate and scroll border. With eagles, shields, and arrows on either side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"PROSPER / FREEDOM" (Black transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.278

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 3/8 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.278