Mug

Mug
Title
Mug
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 )
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
Object Number 
1945.242
Marks 
printed: in dark pink: "JENNY LIND" under portrait and; over dancers "THE POLKA"
Provenance 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group