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mugs/cups

in artistic interpretations

The blue cup 1909 by Joseph Rodefer DeChamp
In ‘The Beauty and the Beast’, 1991
The Tea Museum in China

Little history

The word “mug” used to indicate a picture of prisoner or person’s head. In 18th century, drinking vessels were called “mug” because it has the same shape with people’s head.

The first mug was made out of bone, dated to about 10000 BCE.

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