Overall: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 7 x 8.9 x 7 cm )
printed: in black on body of cup: "BEING LESSONS FOR YOUTH/ON/INDUSTRY/Temperance [italics]/FRUGALITY & C."
printed: in black on body of cup: "By diligence and perseverance the Mouse eat the cable in two."
printed: in black on body of cup: "Diligence is
Cylindrical pearlware child's cup with handle with black transfer-printed inscription and view of 2 male figures standing with barrels and crates with ship masts behind.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
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