Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825

GUSN

GUSN-44258

Description

Creamware children's mug. Large oval encapsulates black transfer-printed design. Three children are seating or kneeling underneath a tree holding a bird in their hands while cupping the bird's nest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
creamware
transfer printing
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
Children's Clothing
Earthenware
Mug, Decorative

Inscription

"The BIRDS NEST" (Black; transfer-printing)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1092

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1092