Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44228

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer printed image of two boys facing each other while standing on a log raised above the ground, "Fencing." They appear to be competing, but are empty handed. A third boy is climbing onto the log at right, while a fourth boy reclines on the ground in front of the log. Mountains, water, and a sailboat are in the background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"FENCING" (Black transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1060

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1060