Auction Ended: Tuesday - October 22nd, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 24
Auction Local Time: Feb 25, 2020 07:39:35 EST
1893 World's Columbian Exposition China Shaving Mug with 2 multicolor transfer pictures of "The World's Fair Chicago, 1893 Columbian Exposition." picturing the Horticultural Building, one on each side. The top has a rest for the soap brush (that is what makes it a shaving mug). There is gold trim on the bottom and the handle. Uncommon Size: 4 1/4" wide from edge to end of handle by 3 5/8" tall. Condition: Fine, although there is a 1/4" chip in the rim and the gold gilt on the rim is almost all gone. It is also a little dirty, but will easily clean up.