Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1795-1820

GUSN

GUSN-7928

Description

Cylincrical can-shaped body with recessed bottom. White with pearl glaze. Underglaze decoration: black exterior with mustard dots; herringbone pattern coggled band at mouth; two mustard bands. Applied strap handle with acanthus terminus.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
acanthus (motif)
dots
herringbone
mocha ware
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Mochaware
Dotted
Herringbone
Acanthus
MUG

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.125 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.648