Overall: 2 1/4 x 5 x 3 3/4 in. ( 5.7 x 12.7 x 9.5 cm )
printed: in green on underside of cup: "HOMER LAUGHLIN CHINA/LEAD FREE/U.S.A. QQA"
Whiteware bone color coffee cup in Fishs Eddy "212" pattern with broad circular bowl and loop handle; outside of cup decorated in black with New York City landmarks; buildings include the Woolworth Building, Twin Towers, Flatiron Building, Empire State Building, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
This quintessential New York china pattern was produced for Fishs Eddy, a store specializing in American-made, commerical quality ceramics and glassware. The "212" pattern, advertised as offering "prime New York real estate at affordable prices," was inspired by the New York City skyline.
Gift of Fishs Eddy
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