Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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mug
  • England, United Kingdom
  • mug, circa 1800s
  • Where object was made: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
  • stoneware
  • Object Height/Width: 6.3 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 4 1/8 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0057
Description

Cylindrical, stoneware mug which spreads out slightly at the base. The mug is elaborately molded into various scenes with animals and figures. There is a band around the bottom of the mug which has a raised acorn and leaf design. There is a raised herringbone band around the top of the mug. The handle has a monkey head and a fish body and tail.