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Shaving mug
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Details

Object ID 000342

Object Name Shaving mug

Object Desc White porcelain barber's mug manufactured by Kahla in Germany. Mug has footed base and gold detailing around lip.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000317

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Barber Shop Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Kahla Porcelain,barbershops,shaving mugs,razors,


Title Shaving mug

Description White Kahla porcelain mug with footed base and gold detail around lip

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 3.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Mug is 3.5 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide with a base that measures 3.25 inches across

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Kahla

Maker Details Founded in 1844 by Christian Eckardt. First porcelain dish fired on Oct. 23rd of that same year. Germany's largest producer of porcelain in 1914.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY317

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 21,2013

Summary Very Good Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Some discoloration on outside of mug. Gold decoratinon around lip is worn off in some areas


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