Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43607

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Burgundy transfer-printed design honoring Queen Victoria, with two portraits and a floral / crown motif. Decorative pattern printed inside rim and down handle. Printed mark on bottom, a crown with a banner beneath, and "R & C" on the banner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"VICTORIA REGINA. / Proclaimed 20th of June 1837. / Crowned June 28th 1838." (Burgundy transfer print.)
"HER ROYAL HIGHNESS THE DUCHESS OF KENT." (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.410

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 3/4 (H), 3 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.410