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Object Name Mug
Catalog Number 1908.02.25A
Accession number 1908.02.01-
Dimensions H-5.875 W-6 Dia-4 inches
Diameter (in) 4
Height (in) 5.875
Width (in) 6
Description Clear blown glass mug with some very small bubbles. The top edge is etched with a striped scallop and balls design. A horizontal etched scene has an etched phrase above it and a monogram below. The scene depicts a man and a woman each with one hand extended and fingertips touching. They stand on a delicately etched ground with palm trees on either side fo them. To the left of the woman is a house and evergreen and to the right of the man is (left blank) There is one cloud in the sky above the couple who are dressed in colonial garb. Etching above the scene reads, "Svann mity ein gutter freund aufrichtig freu willieben." "Somus mein hertzeautz (cannot make out the letters) gar mit (again old German script) Getruben."
Credit line Gift Of Susanna Kriebel Schultz