Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1911-1913

GUSN

GUSN-5498

Description

Tapered cann-shaped mug with four-tiered stepped base enclosing a recessed glass bottom; circular mouth with slightly flared lip; applied S-scroll handle rising above lip; molded circular medallion in relief on front consisting of eagle grasping arrows with crossed crew oars at bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
arrows
oars
recreation
sports
Pewter
Glass
Eagle
Oar
Arrow
Rowing
Recreation
MUG

Inscription

""AMERICAN ROWING ASSOCIATION 1911""; ""J.E. Caldwell & Co."" impressed on bottom.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.375 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.813.2