Mug: coronation of King Edward

Object Number: 
1957.15b
Date: 
1937-1950
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 4 1/8 x 3 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 10.5 x 8.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: beneath base: "Official design of the /British Pottery Manufacturers Federation" (in garter) and "COPELAND/SPODE/ENGLAND" printed: around lip:"Coronation of King Edward VIII May 1937" and "ERVIII" (beneath crown) and "Dieu et mon droit" (in scro
Description: 
Ovoid whiteware mug with molded belly and transfer printed portrait profile of King Edward VIII of England.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, these were three souvenirs from the coronation of King Edward VIII.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ripley Hitchcock
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group