Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-43935

Description

Mug with transfer-printed designs. Floral vine wreath-oval around inscription. Handpainted blue lines on lip and .25" from bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"PRAISE to GOD / for LEARNING to READ/ O May that Spirit teach / And make my heart receive / Those truths thy servants preach / And all thy saints believe" (Blue transfer print)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.754

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.754