Souvenir mug

Object Number: 
2002.4.1
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Steel, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 14 x 13.3 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on side of mug: "The Honorable Michael R. Bloomberg/Mayor of the City of New York/The Honorable Betsy Gotbaum/Public Advocate of the City of New York/The Honorable William C. Thompson Jr./Comptroller of the City of New York" stamped: on undersid
Description: 
Stainless steel travel mug with removeable plastic lid; blue metal body with gold lettering, including "Inauguration 2002" beneath seal of the City of New York; black plastic handle and lid.
Gallery Label: 
This mug is among the items distributed to guests at the inauguration of Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum, and Comptroller William C. Thompson Jr., held at City Hall Plaza on January 1, 2002. Guests were greeted with hot cider in souvenir mugs such as this, and given a plastic bag equipped with a program, tissues and a wetnap.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gordon Hyatt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group