Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43683

Description

Creamware children's mug. Rust-colored red transfer-printed design, landscape scene, surrounding an octagon with the words "Present for going to School." On the right, two men hold fishing poles; on the left, a man on a horse is in front of a cottage. A gazebo with a dome roof is in the distance on the left. Pink luster accents at rim, handle, and 1/3" above base.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
creamware
transfer printing
lusterware
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Present / for going to / School." (Rust-colored red transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.489

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 3/8 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.489