05-28-2012, 12:25 PM
  • Teiste
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[Image: Jubilee_Mug__42379_zoom.jpg]


What do you gents think about it? I dont like it myself,but being a LE and so many collectors out there,Im sure it would be sold out pretty quick.

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 05-28-2012, 12:44 PM
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I don't really like it. It looks like something my grandparents would have had, sitting up on a high display shelf somewhere with the decorative plate collection. Not to demean the T&H quality, but I would predict that a number of these will end up in thrift stores and yard sales eventually.

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 05-28-2012, 12:52 PM
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I got an email from them today with that.

It looks terrible IMO.

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 05-28-2012, 12:55 PM
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that 3rd pic looks like a toilet Dodgy

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 05-28-2012, 12:57 PM
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Definitely something that should be hidden and not used.
I'm sure it will be one many products made during the Jubilee that should not have been made.

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 05-28-2012, 01:06 PM
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I actually have one of these in dark royal blue. They work as intended with a small brush and a small puck of soap. Another one of those YMMV things.

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 05-28-2012, 01:15 PM
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Sometimes your mileage varies more than most, Johnny.Tongue

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 05-28-2012, 02:55 PM
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It's a variation on a classic style that has been around for years. I actually have an Old Foley, that a friend of mine bought for me, and it has a shape reminiscent of this. In all fairness, though, it is used for display rather than actual use. When I want to use a scuttle, I use my Robert Becker.

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 05-28-2012, 03:26 PM
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Not bad looking but its not too functional IMHO

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 05-28-2012, 03:27 PM
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More Jubilee Tat!!!

There's loads of it starting to appear from every direction and it's doing my head in already.

Still, I suppose it's just about worth it as we get an extra public holiday on Tuesday in the UK and I don't have to go to work.

I'll be glad when it's all over though. Smile

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 05-28-2012, 09:11 PM
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Not my cup of tea, i guess! Heh, wait, can you drink tea out of it?Tongue

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 05-28-2012, 11:47 PM
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Not really my cup of tea, either... Undecided

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 05-29-2012, 04:58 AM
  • ben74
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(05-28-2012, 01:06 PM)Johnny Wrote: I actually have one of these in dark royal blue. They work as intended with a small brush and a small puck of soap. Another one of those YMMV things.

I've got the blue too!

But I won't be buying the Jubilee edition... I'm hoping to acquire the Simpsons Jubilee brush however!

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 06-02-2012, 06:03 AM
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Personally I don't like the pictures on it. I think it's nice for collectors.
I do have the Victorian Ceramic Shaving Mug, but not using it. Just nice to have Smile

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 06-02-2012, 06:15 AM
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I like the look of the royal blue one, not sure it would work all that well but then it would be nicer then some of the dollar store containers i have for grating soap into,... but this one, not so much

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 06-02-2012, 06:24 AM
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I had a similar mug a while back and as mentioned, it wasn't too practical. I don't mind the overall design - at one time it was a common nook item - but doesn't the image of the Quenn make it look rather, uh, cheezy? Tourist trinket shops come to mind. Confused

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 06-02-2012, 11:06 AM
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Not something that I would chose to own. It sells for $60 not including the shipping.

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 06-04-2012, 07:58 AM
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I've got one that has a fox hunting scene on it with horsemen and hounds. It works great as a brush warmer when I facelather.


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