Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43853

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer printed design. On one side, a scene titled "The Lily" is framed by lily-of-the-valley and features a small girl in a dress with lily-of-the-valley in her hair. On the other side, "The Blue Bell" features blue bell plants in the foreground, a young woman in a dress and hat holding a sprig of blue bells, and a cottage in the background on the right with a woman in its doorway.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"THE LILY" (Brown transfer print.)
"THE BLUE BELL" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.669

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.669