||MHS (unaccessioned) Cob Cottage
||D - Yellow sticker number 3: White and cream shaving mug with floral design.
This shaving mug was part of the original objects at Cob Cottage when it was opened about 1965. It can be seen in the kitchen on page 4 of the booklet, "Riverlands Cob Cottage". It was still at Cob Cottage in September 2006 when Steve Austin photographed it in the Kitchen.
Removed from cob cottage 23 January 2013 and taken to VFM Farm Cottage where it is on display.
This mug may be part of donation 1994.091, where there is a wash jug of a similar design.
Put forward for deaccessioning at June 2013 MHS Committee meeting, no provenance to Marlborough, not a good example of its type, duplicate, removed from VFM loan 66 and given to VFM for their permanent collection at their farm cottage. Accepted for deaccessioning 26 June 2013.