Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-44207

Description

White mug. Laurel encircles inscription (black accents on white background). Handpainted pink stripe on lip and bottom of mug.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"LOVE between/ BROTHERS & SISTERS / whatever brawls disturb the street/ There should be peace at home / Where sisters dwell and bothers meet/ Quarrels should never come." (printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1038

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.75 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1038