Offered for your consideration is this beautiful mug made for Schering Plough Corporation, as part of their Mortar & Pestle Series, by McCoy, honoring Pharmacy as the most trusted profession, and featuring Claritin as one of prominent new antihistamine drugs.
This advertising piece combines several areas of collecting, and would make a wonderful gift for that special someone in your life.
The handle, in the form of a pestle, features Claritin. The front and back are marked to highlight the importance and value of a pharmacy and a pharmacist.
The bottom of the mug is inscribed in Latin: Secundum Artem - "According to the Arts".
This type of advertising ware has been severely curtailed by the government to avoid conflicts of interest, making this piece more and more valuable.
Condition: Very good, no chips, no cracks, no crazing
Dimensions: 4 1/2" H x 3 5/8" D
Inventory: Box 212