This mug is one of only four pots firmly attributed to Francis Place, a gentleman, skilled draftsman, and
engraver. While he was hardly a prolific potter, Place shared with John Dwight the distinction of being an
early maker of white, salt-glazed stoneware in England.
Place object was created: Dinsdale, County Durham, England or York, England
stoneware, salt glaze
Measurements: height: 3.5 inches width: 3.75 inches depth: 2.875 inchesGift of the Delhom Service League 1998.40
Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH