Ornate & Original Antique Creston Iowa Souvenir Custard Glass Mug
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Ornate & Original Antique Creston Iowa Souvenir Custard Glass Mug:
style="text-align: left;">A 3 1/2" tall Old & Original ANTIQUEsouvenir CUSTARD GLASS Tooth Pick Holder MUG fromCRESTON IOWA. This is very early custard glass that dates a good 100 years old if not more. This mug has a gold rim, and the lettering is RED, very nice!
- Mug reads:"Souvenir / Creston, Ia."
- Condition: Mug is in EXCELLENT CLEAN condition. The gold rim shows wear, and a trace of wear on the lettering. Otherwise excellent, NO cracks, chips, dings, damage, etc.
- Age: A TRUE ANTIQUE, ca. Late 1800's - Early 1900's.
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A small souvenir mug from a small American town! It is shaped just like a beer mug, but made with OLD custard glass. Back in the day these little souvenir custard glass cups / mugs were often won at small-town fairs, or sold in small businesses to advertise the town. These are often referred to as " tooth pick holders " as I guess that is what they were used for besides decoration. A super nice example here,check it out!
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