Ceramic Handled Mug Decorated with a Depitction of Blenheim Palace

$ 20.00

A handled ceramic drink mug decorated with a colorful drawing of Blenheim Palace on one side, and on the other side, the words:


Under the auspices of a munificent sovereign this house was built for John Duke of Marlborough, and his Duchess Sarah, by Sir. J. Vanbrugh between the years 1705 and 1722.  And the Royal Manor of Woodstock, together with a grant of 240,000 towards the building of Blenheim, was given by Her Majesty Queen Anne and confirmed by act of parliament...

The mug measures 3 1/4" across the gold rim and is 3 3/4" tall.  The condition is good, with just a hint of loss to the gold around the rim.