Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44973

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Dark red transfer printed scene surrounding elongated octagonal shape with the words "Present for Sewing well." Outdoor scene includes house in foreground at right, and a horse-drawn carriage with large house and another building in the distance at left. Pink lustre band around rim, with accents on handle and line around part of body 1/2" from base.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
lusterware
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Present / for Sewing / well." (Dark red transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1057

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 3/8 (H), 2 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1057