TWIN PEAKS RR DINER BLACK COFFEE MUG - AS SEEN IN THE TELEVISION SERIES!THIS IS A VINTAGE CHEF SWARE CERAMIC COFFEE MUG BY THE H.F. COORS CO. The bottom is marked "H.F. COORS CHINA T.M. CHEFSWARE 207 INGLEWOOD CA U.S.A." The bottom stamps are often not printed completely and difficult to read. This mug is in very good shape- shiny and no chips or glaze skips- with 3 glaze pops on the back side and a line under the glaze that extends from the rim down to the handle. (see photo) Flaws are common with these mugs as they weren't considered to be fine china, but rather everyday commercial ware. These mugs were featured in the TWIN PEAKS television series and were selected by LYNCH FROST as one of several coffee mugs used in the DOUBLE R DINER. There were brown and black colors of this mug used - THIS IS THE BLACK VERSION.
THE BLACK MUGS ARE HARDER TO FIND THAN THE BROWN COLOR VERSION. MAJOR BRIGGS SEEMS TO HAVE PREFERRED THE BLACK MUG!
HERE IS A PROMOTIONAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN OF AGENT COOPER AND AUDREYHORNE AT A DOUBLE R BOOTH AND YOU SEE COOPER HOLDING THIS STYLE OF MUG. (BROWN VERSION)If you watch the Season Two episodes, it would appear that coffee was served in these at the booths of the RR DINER. White cups and saucers were used for counter service. THIS MUG IS NOT AN ACTUAL PROP THAT ... read more