Mug: coronation of King Edward

Object Number: 
1957.15a
Date: 
ca. 1937
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 7.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: beneath base: "OFFICIAL DESIFN OF THE/BRITISH POTTERY MANUFACTURERS FEDERATION [IN A GARTER]/MADE IN ENGLAND" and "REGd SOL 301413/ J & G MEAKIN/ENGLAND" printed: on exterior: "May 1937 CORONATION OF KING EDWARD VIII" and "ER/VIII" and "DIEU E
Description: 
Ovoid cup without handle and transfer printed portrait profile of King Edward VIII of England.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this a souvenir from the coronation of Edward VIII.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ripley Hitchcock
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group