Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-43991

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of young children playing a game involving balls spinning inside a small ring on the ground. The children are watching intently, as they surround the circle. Red, green and yellow hand-painted accents enhance the image. A hand-painted line encircles the interior lip of the mug and along the center of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"PEG IN THE RING" (Black transfer-printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.813

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.813