British In Books or Work or Healthful Play Transferware Child s Mug C.1830-1840s - image 1 of 11

British In Books or Work or Healthful Play Transferware Child s Mug C.1830-1840s

Nice antique British pearlware child's mug. Decorated with scenes of children playing with a wheelbarrow and skipping rope in black transferware with part of the poem "In books, or works, or healthful play, Let my first years be past;That I may give, for every day,Some good account at last above." The poem cuts off after the word "Be." Unmarked. Circa 1830 to 1840s.

Good condition.

Measures approximately 3 1/4 inches wide including the handle x 2 5/8 inches tall.

ITEM ID
002761
TYPE
Pottery, Staffordshire, Transferware
COLOR
Black, White
STYLE
Regency, Victorian
ORIGIN
Staffordshire • Staffordshire
PURPOSE
Cups, Mugs
ITEM TYPE
Antique

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British In Books or Work or Healthful Play Transferware Child s Mug C.1830-1840s

$195

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