Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43627

Description

Earthenware mug. Shaped and reeded base with loop handle. Blue transfer printed design with angels in oval reserves, flags, swords, a dove, a drum, a horn, and a harp. Blue decorative border on inside of rim, and blue transfer stripe on handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"DEN MENSCHEN EEN [WEL]BEHAGEN" [good will towards men] (Blue print, on scroll held by angel)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.430

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.430