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Prime Meridian Mug -
Prime Meridian Mug -
Prime Meridian Mug
Prime Meridian Mug

Prime Meridian Mug

Regular price £10.00 Sale

Our super stylish Prime Meridian Mug features our iconic 00º 00’ 00” Prime Meridian of the World design that has been hand decorated onto a white earthenware mug.

This is the perfect size for a very much needed tea or coffee break.

In 1884 the Prime Meridian was defined by the Transit Circle telescope at the Royal Observatory which was built by Sir George Biddell Airy, the 7th Astronomer Royal, in 1850. The cross-hairs in the eyepiece of the telescope precisely defined Longitude 0° for the world.

This Mug is exclusive to Royal Museums Greenwich and is part of our Prime Meridian & GMT collection.

Specifications:

Measurements: 9.5 cm (rim to base)

Material: Earthenware

Washable: Dishwasher Safe

Microwave Safe

Hand decorated in Staffordshire, UK

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  • FREE UK Delivery for orders over £60

    Please allow 2-3 working days to receive your order from the time you placed it.

    All UK orders are sent using a tracked service. Please see our Delivery & Returns page for more information, including some exceptions as follows.

    Custom Prints (those which are customised by choosing a size and frame) take a little longer to fulfil due to being made to order.

    The Bremont Limited Edition Longitude is sent via a DPD 2-3 working day service.

    FREE UK delivery for all orders over £60.

    For all other orders, we offer a flat rate of £4.95 per order.

  • International Delivery Information

    Delivery rate varies by country and value of order, and starts from as little as £6.95. 

    Please allow 1-2 working days for your order to be dispatched.

    We send using a Royal Mail/Parcelforce tracked delivery service.  Please allow 5-7 working days to receive after we have dispatched, although due to ongoing coronavirus measures, some customers may experience further delays.

    Please see our Delivery & Returns page for all information, including some exceptions as follows.

    Custom Prints (those which are customised by choosing a size and frame) take a little longer to fulfil due to being made to order.

  • Returns Policy

    For all returns, please contact us as soon as possible using the contact form, expressing your wish to return. Please wait for confirmation from one of our team before returning. Under new safety measures, returns will be held for 3 working days before handling.

    Please see our Delivery & Returns page for full information.

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