Pyrex Mug

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Mug
Accession Number: 
2010.4.1339 A
Overall H: 9 cm, W: 10.6 cm, D: 8 cm
Not on Display
Web Description: 
Interesting Facts about Pattern: - Brittany Blue was one of two patterns released as part of the Hearth Group product line. - New shapes and sizes were released with the Brittany Blue pattern. - The Brittany Blue casserole lids could be flipped upside down and used as a quiche dish. Pattern Description: In 1967 Pyrex debuted its Hearth Group product line. Brittany Blue and Federal Eagle were the two patterns released on the new line of products, which also included new Pyrex ware shapes. New shapes included the 2 ½ quart casserole (485) with a 9 ½ inch lid, the 1 ½ quart casserole (483) with a 7 ¾ inch lid, a 9 oz. mug (489), the 1 ½ quart mixing bowl (478), and the 3 quart mixing bowl (479). Both casserole lids could be used as quiche dishes and were referred to as a shallow baking dish. Of the two Hearth Group patterns Brittany Blue was the only one printed on casserole dishes. Two different mug patterns exist under the Brittany Blue pattern. One mug is comprised of a light blue background with a large blue allover flower design and the other mug has a blue background with a white leaf patterned band circling the bottom.
Pattern Name: 
Brittany Blue
Hearth Group
Williams, Dianne, Source
489 10 oz. / TRADE MARK / 38 / PYREX / ® / MADE IN U.S.A.
Stamped on base
Primary Description: 
Pyrex Mug in "Brittany Blue" Pattern. Opaque white opalware glass; applied blue color; machine-made. Cylindrical mug with handle, decorated with white border of stylized leaves along the bottom.