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Object ID 1931.011.002
Object Name Cup
Collection Ceramics
Credit line Gift of Elizabeth Watson
Year Range from 1820
Year Range to 1850
Description Small ceramic cup with transfer-printed rural scenes and one of "Franklin's Maxims" printed between them in green: "Plow deep while / Sluggards sleep / And you shall have / Corn to sell / And to keep".
Dimensions L-2.5 D-2.5 Dia-2.625 inches
Subjects Drinking Vessels
Search Terms Cups
Franklin's Maxims
Benjamin Franklin
Material Porcelain