Mascot Picnic Jug

Front view of a flask showing the printed inscription. Side view of a flask showing the metal handle. Rear view of a flask showing the metal handle. Side view of a flask showing the metal handle. Front view of a flask showing the spout. Front view of a flask showing the spout. Side view of a flask showing the lids. Close view of a flask showing the glass liner and layer of fibre glass. Underside view of a flask showing the moulded inscription. Side view of a flask showing the sales leaflet. Side view of a flask showing the sales leaflet.
Front view of a flask showing the printed inscription. Side view of a flask showing the metal handle. Rear view of a flask showing the metal handle. Side view of a flask showing the metal handle. Front view of a flask showing the spout. Front view of a flask showing the spout. Side view of a flask showing the lids. Close view of a flask showing the glass liner and layer of fibre glass. Underside view of a flask showing the moulded inscription. Side view of a flask showing the sales leaflet. Side view of a flask showing the sales leaflet.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 007790
Country
Date
1950 - 1959 (circa)

Description

A yellow bodied jug with an Atlas Mason glass liner and a metal carrying handle. The insulation to keep drink hot or cold is provided by a layer of fibre glass between the glass liner and the plastic outer. This example comes with a product sales sheet.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

printed: "KEEPS HOT ... KEEPS COLD. MASCOT. FIBERGLASS INSULATED. Cooler COLUMBIAN. TERRE HAUTE, IND. USA" (side)
moulded: "MADE IN USA" (base)
Dimensions
Height
260mm
Diameter
125mm
Material Note
plastic
unidentified body
glass liner
rubber seal
fibre glass insulation
GRP
glass-reinforced plastic
metal handle
Colour