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
Collection Class
British ceramics
Common Name
Commemorative mug
Simple Name
mug
Full Name
World War I commemorative mug
Dimensions
whole height 120 mm
Production Person Surname
Moorcroft
Production Person Initials
William (Ltd)
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918)
Production Date
c 1918
Production Year Low
1918
Production Year High
1919
Production Town
Burslem
Production County
Staffordshire
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
earthenware
Inscription / Transcription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / AUGUST. 4TH. 1914. NOVEMBER.11TH 1918

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