Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-44055

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Cylindrical with loop handle and leaf terminals. Blue transfer printed inscription surrounded by oval border with flowers, and a scroll and book at bottom. Red lines around rim and base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"Commit not Offences, / for the day / of retribution will come." (Blue transfer print)
"HOLY BIBLE" [on book]
"PROVERBS" [on scroll]

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.879

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H), 2 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.879