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Mug

Object Number: 
1945.242
Date: 
1850-1860
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 7 x 8.9 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in dark pink: "JENNY LIND" under portrait and; over dancers "THE POLKA"
Description: 
Molded cylindrical pearlware mug with wide, circular foot and molded rim; printed in dark pink with three-quarters portrait of a young woman in 19th-century dress and four dancing women on the other side, painted blue rim, and strip on handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group