Child's Transferware Cup "Eva Dressing Uncle Tom" from "Uncle Tom's Cabin"

Unknown American, American, after George Cruikshank, English, 1792 - 1878

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about 1852-1855

Glazed earthenware cup with black transfer design and gold line at base and rim

Height: 3 1/8 in. (8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the James and Barbara Block Acquisitions Endowment

2016.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, below image: "EVA DRESSING UNCLE TOM"

Provenance

Ian McKelvey Antiques, South Windham, Connecticut; sold to present collection, 2016.

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