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Mug (Statue of Liberty Centennial)

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Manufactured: Tampa, Florida, United States
  • DATES 1985
    DIMENSIONS 6 x 4 3/8 x 3 5/8 in. (15.2 x 11.1 x 9.2 cm)
    MARKINGS Molded on bottom: "ANCHOR GLASS CONTAINER CORPORATION / TAMPA FL 33607"; around outer edge: "22 / JG / © 1985" in center.
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley V. Stayton
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Mug, pressed colorless glass. Body tapers slightly from circular base to slightly concave band at rim; plain handle with juncture at upper end only. On front of mug is pressed (or molded) head of Statue of Liberty. On rear, laurel wreath surrounds inscription: "Statue / of / Liberty / Centennial / 1886-1986". Below this is: "Keep the Torch Lit". Band at rim with interlace pattern. CONDITION: Undamaged.
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