Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810

GUSN

GUSN-44053

Description

Creamware children's mug. Rust-colored red transfer-printed design, farm scene, surrounding an octagon with the words "Present for a good Girl." Man in the foreground to the left is tilling land, and woman in the foreground to the right is sitting on a stool milking a cow. Pink luster accents at rim, handle, and 1/2" above base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
creamware
transfer printing
lusterware
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Present/ for a good/ Girl." (Transfer-printed in rust-colored red.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.877

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.877