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Mug: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England

Object Number: 
1945.386
Date: 
ca. 1939
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 8.6 x 12.1 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: beneath base: "MADE IN/Adderley Ware/ENGLAND" written: beneath base: "All27/K" printed: on exterior: 'TO COMMEMORATE / THE VISIT OF THEIR/MAJESTIES KING GEORGE VI / AND QUEEN ELIZABETH/ TO CANADA AND THE/UNITED STATES OF/AMERICA MAY 1939" and "
Description: 
Cylindrical whiteware mug; molded lip, base, and handle; overglaze enamelled and transfer printed portraits of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group