Cadbury's Bournvita mug

Front view of a mug showing the hat cover. Side view of a mug showing the thick handle. Rear view of a mug showing the thick handle. Side view of a mug showing the hat cover. Front view of a mug showing the hat as a coaster. Front view of a mug showing the moulded face detail. Top view of a mug showing the inner surface. Underside view of a mug showing the moulded inscription. Top view of a mug showing the lid.
Front view of a mug showing the hat cover. Side view of a mug showing the thick handle. Rear view of a mug showing the thick handle. Side view of a mug showing the hat cover. Front view of a mug showing the hat as a coaster. Front view of a mug showing the moulded face detail. Top view of a mug showing the inner surface. Underside view of a mug showing the moulded inscription. Top view of a mug showing the lid.

Description

A Cadbury's Bournevita mug designed by A.H. (Woody) Woodfull for Cadbury Bournevita in 1949 and manufactured by Streetly Manufacturing Company. It was issued as a 'give away' promotional item for Cadburys. The mug is made from compression moulded melamine formaldehyde, the lid or cap from injection moulded polyethylene and the red bobble on the end on the cap is made from cellulose acetate.
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Inscriptions

moulded: "Cadbury's Bourn-vita" (base)

Object number

AIBDC : 007511

Date

1949 (circa)

Country

Dimensions
Width
120mm
Height
100mm
Diameter
75mm

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