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Description

Ironstone mug w/ inscription; plain white w/ ringed handle on side and raised ring around base.

Details

Maker
Anthony Shaw & Son (Maker)
Date
1882-1898
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""OPAQUE STONE CHINA/ ANTHONY SHAW & SON/ ENGLAND"" [w/ crown trademark--see worksheet for drawing] This mark was used 1882-1898.
Location of origin
Tunstall & Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
MUG, SHAVING
shaving mugs
Dimensions
3.5 x 4.5 (HxW), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5586
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23777

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