Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1815

GUSN

GUSN-43963

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Floral transfer-printed blue design encircles the outer, upper lip of mug. Inscription is inside an elongated octagon and surrounded by a leaf pattern. Hand painted blue lines encircle the interior upper lip of mug as well as down the center of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
pearlware
KnickknackMug, DecorativeMug, Decorative

Inscription

"A Present/ for Sarah" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.783

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.783