Mug

Description:

Straight tapered mug with molded rim and base; quart size. Hollow, D-section, ridged or crank scroll handle with "oozy tongue" tapers to a spatulate terminal attached flat to plain body. Partial touchmark of the personification of Hope (a classical, draped female figure leaning against large anchor at left) inside bottom. No other marks.

Date Made: 1800 - 1840

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England

Subject: BeveragesDrinking

Subject:

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Stephen Berrien Stanton

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.334960Catalog Number: 334960Accession Number: 96003

Object Name: mug

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6 1/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 15.875 cm x 12.3825 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-945d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_300542

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