Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825

GUSN

GUSN-44028

Description

Pearlware children's mug. Slightly blurry black transfer-printed design with two distinct illustrations. The first is a small boy with a sword in one hand with the sheath to his left side, a house in the distance. Inscription reads, "THE YOUNG SOLDIER". The second is a child leaning against some brush with his "FAITHFUL PLAYMATE", a cocker spaniel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
pearlware
transfer printing
Mug
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"A FAITHFUL PLAYMATE" (Black transfer print)
"THE YOUNG SOLDIER" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.852

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.852