Commemorative mug

Description
This mug was made to mark the end of the First World War. The inscription around the rim reads “Their name liveth forever more”, and the dates of the war are given around the base “August 4th 1914 . November 11th 1918”. In between are images of a clover, thistle and rose representing different nations.
Accession Loan No.
38/1938/12
Simple Name
mug
Full Name
World War I commemorative mug
Common Name
Commemorative mug
Production Person Surname
Moorcroft
Production Person Initials
William (Ltd)
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Material
earthenware
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918)
Collection Class
British ceramics
Production Town
Burslem
Production County
Staffordshire
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
c 1918
Production Year Low
1918
Production Year High
1919
Inscription / Transcription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / AUGUST. 4TH. 1914. NOVEMBER.11TH 1918
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:56
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:45:56

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