Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-43814

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Two distinct transfer-printed scenes in black; first, three men conversing on a field with farm equipment in the background and second, a woman and two children gather wheat into baskets with a farm house in the distance. Over painting in red, blue and yellow. Red lines encircle the lower and upper rim and lip of mug as well as the center of the handle. Another hand-painted line is a green line directly above the lowest exterior red one.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
MugChildren's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.626

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.626