Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44286

Description

Earthenware mug. Cylindrical with squared handle. Blue transfer printed design heavily overpainted with dark blue. Oriental theme with figures in Asian-style costume. Two largest scenes surrounded by scalloped oval frames. Flowers and accents in green and red. Matching floral patterns on inside of rim and down handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Orientalism
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Opaque China / B&B / L" (Printed blue stamp on bottom)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1120

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1120