Yale Center for British Art
Title:
Silenus.
Published/Created:
Stoke-on-Trent, England, ca. 1831.

Physical Description:
1 mug : relief-molded white stoneware ; height 9 cm (including handle), width 12 cm (including handle), depth 8 cm
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961.
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
The mug is decorated on one side with a depiction of an elderly Silenus, walking, supported by two older satyrs. The other side depicts a child Silenus, riding a donkey, supported by two young satyrs.
Subject Terms:
Silenus (Mythological character) | Satyrs (Greek mythology) | Drinking of alcoholic beverages. | Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
Form/Genre:
Mugs (cups) | Stoneware (pottery) | Ceramic (material) | Molding (forming)
Contributors:
Minton (Company)