Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43890

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Green transfer printed continuous scene printed around body, with "the young shepherdess" on one side and "the young gardener" on the other. The shepherdess leans on a hooked staff and has a dog frolicking at her feet. The young gardener holds a shovel in one hand and a flower in the other.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"THE YOUNG SHEPHERDESS" (Green transfer print.)
"THE YOUNG GARDENER" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.707

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2/14 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.707