British Colour Standard Mug

by British Colour Standard

Elegant and tactile mugs, perfect for lovers of design and colour featuring a historical colour matching system dating back to 30's.

Product Story

These elegant tactile mugs are perfect for lovers of design and colour featuring an historical colour matching system dating back to the 1930s when dyed strips of ribbon and wool were used to specify the colour of everything from military uniforms to post boxes. This became known as the British Colour Standard. Produced in Stoke on Trent these fine bone china mugs evocative names chosen in 1931 for each colour.
  • British Colour Standard - an historical 1930’s colour matching system.

  • Gilt colour number lettering referring back to the 1930's colour scheme.

  • Each mug comes with a gold embossed swing tag.

  • Made in Britain, produced in Stoke On Trent.

  • Available in a range of heritage colours

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Width 8.5cm
Height 9.7cm
Weight 235g
Volume 340ml

Materials & Information

  • Mug material: White bone china

Care & Buying Guide

  • Dishwasher & microwave safe.

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