Shaving mug

Object Number: 
2002.1.324
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
3 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
This white mug with gold trim has the typical handle and flared lip of a shaving mug. In the center it has a painted colored scene of a a worker operating a telegraph surrounded by gold flourishes and at the bottom in gold the initials "G.F.X.U.".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group