Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-44200

Description

Creamware (?) mug with transfer printed oval wreath with inscription inside. Handpainted pink line on top lip of mug and bottom of mug.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
creamware
earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"Praise to God/for Learning to read./Then shallI praise the Lord/In a more cheerful strain/That I was taught to read thy word/And have not learnt in vain."

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1031

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1031