Martin Luther King mug – Stokes Croft China

Martin Luther King mug

 

£15.00

Our limited edition of 100 Martin Luther King mugs, by Bev Milward and Chris Chalkley, came into being in the days before lockdown.  Now his words seem even more poignant.

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. 
Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.

An original 1970’s transfer known as ‘oatmeal’ is applied to a cream mug, and the text and ink spots are laid over the top.  When fired the double layer causes the text to drop producing a quirky and unique element to each mug.

 

The Designer: Chris Chalkley Chris Chalkley's makers mark

Founder of PRSC, Chris studied Economics and Philosophy at Bristol University, drove buses, sold puppets and worked variously as a market trader, wholesaler, retailer and importer of China and Glassware for over thirty years. Having worked as a wholesaler and retailer, Chris is well versed in traditional styles of ware. He tends to ignore all the rules and his pieces are known for their rough immediacy and challenging technique.

Product Specification

Material: English Fine Bone China
Type: Mug

Model: Balmoral
Dimensions: H 8.9cm
Weight: 300gm
Capacity: 350ml

Dishwasher Safe: It's up to you (here's why)
Microwave Safe: Yes, unless it has gold leaf (here's why)

Delivery and Returns

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Our goal is to ensure complete customer satisfaction. We are happy to replace your item if faulty or damaged. For more information please see our returns page.

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