Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1882-1898

GUSN

GUSN-23777

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

shaving mugs
ironstone (pottery)
Ironstone
MUG, SHAVING

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""OPAQUE STONE CHINA/ ANTHONY SHAW & SON/ ENGLAND"" [w/ crown trademark--see worksheet for drawing] This mark was used 1882-1898.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Anthony Shaw & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall & Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

3.5 x 4.5 (HxW), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5586