1971 Rumph democrat donkey with elephant political mug

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  • Item Category: Alcohol & Smoking
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 27, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
s another rare signed piece from the ingenius mind of Jim Rumph.This finely detailed stoneware mug features a carachature donkey head with bit and bridle on the outside face with the words Democrat on 1 side and USA on the other surrounded by stars.Inside this tankard is blue glaze with a sad looking Republican elephant figure tied up with rope.The perfect analogy of the upcoming political forecast.The donkey head and elephant are dark brown and flat finished and the rest of the mug is tan and gloss glazed to give added depth and contrast.Offered to you in mint unused condition, with no chips, cracks or blemishes of any sort.A stunning and highly saught after piece of political American art for any collector of Rumph pottery, political mugs and memoribilia, political satire art, Frankoma mugs, Democrat and Republican merchandise or just the odd and unusual.A sure fire conversation piece to all who see.