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Shaving mug
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Details

Object ID 000386

Object Name Shaving mug

Object Desc White ceramic shaving mug with gold detail. Printed with name S. Schechtman 1925. Bottom is marked: crown s.c. Anchor Pottery Trenton N.J.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000361

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

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords shaving mug,barbershops,Anchor Pottery,razors,


Title Shaving mug

Description White ceramic shaving mug with gold detail. Printed with name S. Schechtman 1925. Bottom is marked: crown s.c. Anchor Pottery Trenton N.J. Cup has gold bands around top and bottom, gold lettering, and gold detail on the handle.

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Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

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Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Anchor Pottery

Maker Details For more than 100 years, Trenton, New Jersey was one of the two major pottery centers in the United States, the other being located at East Liverpool, Ohio. In the 1920s, Trenton had over 50 potteries operating throughout the city. Anchor Pottery was established by James E. Norris, about 1894.

Maker Mark Anchor Pottery

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Image Caption CMY361

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 24,2013

Summary Fair

Assessor Molly Hannan

Notes Cup has cracks on the front and sides. Glaze is crazed. Gold detail is wearing off in many places. Dark smudge - looks like fingerprint - on the bottom of the cup.


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