Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-44350

Description

Blue and white transfer-printed design on earthenware mug. The scene is of a shop and has corresponding inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug

Inscription

"Keep thy Shop and thy Shop will keep thee. You would have your business done go if not send" (Transfer-printed)
"By diligence and persevereance the Mouse eat the cable the in two/ Diligence is the Mother of good luck & God gives all things to Industry." (Transfer-printed)
"Franklin's Maxim's" (Transfer-printed)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1187

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1187