Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-43639

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black, slightly blurry, transfer-printed design with two distinct illustrations. First, there are two boys riding pigs, racing each other. Second, there are two children napping in the woods as a sparrow flies overhead.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug, Decorative

Inscription

"THE PIG RACE" (Black; transfer-printed)
"THE CHILDREN IN THE WOOD" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.443

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.443