Mug: coronation of King Edward
Overall: 3 x 4 1/8 x 3 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 10.5 x 8.6 cm )
Ovoid whiteware mug with molded belly and transfer printed portrait profile of King Edward VIII of England.
Gift of Mrs. Ripley Hitchcock
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 scroll) and "Honi soit qui mal y pense" (in garter).
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