Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43746

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Dark red transfer printed scene surrounding elongated octagonal shape with the words "Present for Sewing well." Outdoor scene includes house in foreground at right, and two horses in front of an arched stone bridge and a house in the distance at left. Pink lustre band around rim, and lustre stripe down handle and around part of body 1/2" from base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
lusterware
Mug

Inscription

"Present / for Sewing / well." (Dark red transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.554

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 5/8 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.554