This item is a character mug by Sandland of Hanley England. The mug is done in the likeness of William Shakespeare and stands 5 1/8" tall. The character has flowing brown hair with brown beard, mustache, and eye brows. He is wearing a green coat with white shirt collar and a yellow bow tie. The handle is a yellow quill with a gray tip. Shakespeare is in incised letters across the lower back of the mug. The mark on the bottom of the mug reads "William Shakespeare", character Sandland Ware with Lancaster Sandland Handpainted Hanley England. The face and inside of the mug are lightly crazed. There are no chips, cracks, or wear on this mug. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.