Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44121

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Blue transfer-printed with two scenes. On one side, a girl is jumping rope in a landscape setting. To her right is an urn atop a pedestal, and to her left in the background is a small tower with a bridge supported by arches. On the other side of the mug, a boy kneels and fills an urn with water, while a girl stands next to him with a vessel balanced on her head. A blue floral design is printed on the mug's handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Mug
Mug

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.950

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 2 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.950