Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-44250

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Black transfer-printed design of young girl in a long flowing gown with a cat on her lap drinking milk from a bowl. A dog stands on his hind legs to her left begging for a treat. Scene is overpainted in red, yellow, blue and green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug

Inscription

"A BEGGER'S PETITION" (Black transfer-printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1083

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1083