Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1902-1922

GUSN

GUSN-5501

Description

Tapered cylindrical form with four-tiered stepped base; circular mouth with wide bead along edge; S-scroll handle with flat spur at top; applied brass medallion centered by incised banding with blue enameled flag with "UBC" and "UNION BOAT CLUB/ORG. 1851. INC 1907."

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
flags
recreation
Pewter
Recreation
Flag
MUG

Inscription

Engraved on front of mug ""TREASURER/RALPH MAY/ELECTED NOV 8, 1909.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

4.375 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.815A

Places

Massachusetts (United States)