Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-43604

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Black transfer printed design with alphabet theme. "V" is represented through a village scene and large violet flowers. "T" is represented through turkeys and a large tulip.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
Mug, Decorative

Inscription

"T,- for Tulips, Turkeys fine," (Transfer-printed)
"V,- for Village, Violets, Vine," (printed)
"ENGLAND" (Maker's mark on underside of mug)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.407

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.407

Places

Probably England (United Kingdom) [country]