Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43511

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Blue transfer printed design with elongated octagon and the words "A Trifle shews respect." Octagon surrounded by a border of oak leaves. Floral border printed around outside of rim. Hand painted blue line aruond inside of rim and down handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"A Trifle / shews respect" (Blue transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.312

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.312