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Queen Victoria Golden Jubilee mug

Period:
19th Century
Description:

This mug was issued to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria.  The mug is illustrated on one side with a view of Dumfries over the Old Bridge towards the Camera Obscura, the other features Queen Victoria sitting on her throne, with coat of arms on either side.

 

Inscription:

TO COMMEMORATE THE 60 YEARS REIGN OF HER MAJESTY QUEEN VICTORIA / 20TH JUNE 1897 / BURGH OF MAXWELLTOWN. / DIEU ET MON DROIT

Place of Production:
Burslem, Staffordshire
Materials/Media:
ceramic
Dimensions:
height 97mm, diameter (rim) 65mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1992.19
Digital Number:
DMCC006a, DMCC006b
Creation Date:
20 June 1897
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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