A commemorative Kaffe beaker from the 1907 Swedish Exhibition
Regular price £85
An antique white ironstone commemorative coffee beaker, produced for 'Hollandska Rosteriets Kaffe' for the 1907 Lund Exhibition - the first large industrial, handicraft and art exhibition held in the southern Swedish City.
Fully wrapped with green transfer print decoration, the front of the beaker shows a pictorial of a steaming cup of coffee, surrounded by the words 'Only with gold medal award winning coffee'. Around the outside are roundels, supported by foliate laurels, showcasing previous awards and credits for the coffee company.
The reverse of the beaker is decorated with the castellated coat of arms of the city, showing the Cathedral and date of 1907. Above are the words 'Memory from the exhibition in Lund'.
108mm tall (4-1/4")
82mm top diameter (3-1/4")
57mm foot diameter (2-1/4")
Glaze crazing and some light wear to the transfer commensurate with age, otherwise very good condition with no breaks or chips.