Shaving mug with train image

Object Number: 
1955.251
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 10.2 x 11.4 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "AUG. KERN/BARBER/SUPPLY COMPANY/DECORATORS/ST.LOUIS"
Description: 
Cylindrical porcelain shaving mug with molded foot and handle; painted enamel locomotive on exterior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thorton Wilson)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group