Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1825

GUSN

GUSN-43611

Description

Black and white transfer-printed design with alphabet theme on pearlware mug."E" is represented by an eagle; "F" by a young girl named "Fanny" walking from church.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"E. was an Eagle & chain'd to a perch. F . stands for Fanny returning from Church" (Black transfer printing)
"O. was an owl screaming by night. P. is for pudding you.ve oft had a bite. " (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.414

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.414