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Mug: Stein, Nevada

Object Number: 
1955.249
Date: 
ca. 1950
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 13.3 x 14 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on exterior: "Famous Comstock Lode/Virginia City, Nevada" printed: beneath base:"VIEWS/ OF/AMERICA/SERIES BY/ENCO" (in laurel wreath)
Description: 
Cylindrical whiteware mug; polychrome transfer printed view of Main Street in Virginia City, Nevada.
Gallery Label: 
For further information, see Lois Lehner's Encyclopedia of U.S. Marks , page 139.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group