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Object ID 000388

Object Name Shaving mug

Object Desc White ceramic shaving mug with gold detail. Marked on front side with "G.B.Heys" in gold. Small handle. Made by Limoges France.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000364

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Barber Shop Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords barber shop,shaving mug,Limoges,razors,

Title Shaving mug

Description White ceramic shaving mug with wide gold bands on top and bottom. Small handle has a gold stripe. Shaving mug is personalized with the name G. H. Heys (?) in fancy gold Old English script. Bottom of mug marked with "R, ?. Regener Barbers Supplies Minneapolis" in reddish brown and "Limoges France" in green. Lable on back near handle with handwritten information, hard to read and corner damaged.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Limoges

Maker Details

Maker Mark Limoges


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Image Caption CMY364



Date FEB 24,2013

Summary Good

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes Good overall condition, no cracks or crazing. Gold detail is rubbing off in areas. Label near handle is hard to read and damaged on one corner.