Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43897

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Brown transfer printed image of eagle with shield, arrows, olive branch, and banner reading "E pluribus unum" (the coat of arms of the United States). With additional banner and text beneath. Hand painted brown stripe around rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"E PLURIBUS UNUM" (Brown transfer print.)
"MAY SUCCESS ATTEND OUR AGRICULTU [ ... ] MANUFACTURES AND SAILORS RIGHTS" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.714

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

1 3/4 (H), 1 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.714