Green mug decorated with motto and trees.
motto on exterior of mug: "THE.FOREST.MUST.ALWAYS. / BE.A.NIGHTINGALE. / &.IN.THE.SOUL / A.FAITH.SO / FAITHFUL.THAT / IT.COMES.BACK/ EVEN.AFTER.IT / HAS.BEEN / SLAIN" on bottom: "S.E.G. / 12.14 / S. / G."
Early history unknown; some time between 1995 and 2005, acquired by Dr. David L. Bloom, Morristown, NJ, then Boston, MA on eBay.com; given by Dr. David L. Bloom to the MFA (Accession date: XXXX)
Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom
Reproduced with permission.
- Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club, active 1908–1942
- Decorated by Sara Galner, American, born Austria–Hungary, 1894–1982