Ceramic Coffee Mugs

updated 05/03/2016

Separated from the Beer Mugs and Steins page.  I'll be working on this one for a while, so if you have any more examples, please email them to me.  (28 listed)  Also check here for Glass Coffee Mugs. 

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1960s Parents' Day Coffee Mug - Harry Husker

     Very nice item from the era of special days, such as Band Day, Parents Day, in addition to Homecoming.  The back side features Harriet Husker, a tribute to Husker moms.  It stands 4-1/2" top diameter, 3-3/4" tall.

     Thanks to Bob Ihrig for the photo and info!


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1960s Parents' Day Coffee Mug - Harriet Husker

     This is a match to the one above. The back side features Harriet Husker, a tribute to Husker moms.  It stands 3-1/2" tall, 3-3/4" top diameter.

     Thanks to Dan Wagner for the photo!


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1970 Go Big Red Coffee Mug

    Another item that was put out with the mug above. 

Thanks to Dan Wagner for the photo. 


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1970 Go Big Red Tea Cup

 

    A third item that was put out with the mug above. 

Thanks to Dave Brown for the photos. 

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1970's Musical Herbie Husker Mug

      This mug has a false bottom that is home to a musical movement that plays "There is No Place Like Nebraska".  There are no markings anywhere to indicate the date of manufacture, but understand that they are fairly hard to come by.

4-1/2" high, 4" diameter, 2-5/8" deep


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Frankoma 1970s Helmet Logo Mug

 

     Not sure if this is a 1970s mug or a newer retro design mug. If anyone has any info, please let us know.

 

thanks to Chase Roesler for the pic and info


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1986 Helmet Mug

     1986 ceramic football helmet shaped mug made by Sports Concepts of Phoenix Arizona. Dated 1986

thanks to Chad Maun for the pic!


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1980s Herbie Husker Mug

     A plain white mug featuring Herbie Husker on both sides. No manufacturer markings, but most likely from the 1980s.

 


1985 Sugar Bowl Mug

     Coffee mug commemorating the trip the Huskers made to the 1985 Sugar Bowl in New Orleans to play the LSU Tigers following the 1984 season.   Nebraska won the game 28-10 to finish 10-2 with a ranking of 3 in the AP, 4 in the UPI.

 


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1994 National Champions Mini Mug

     Very attractive miniature mug commemorating the 1994 National Championship.  The university seal is featured as a backdrop to the "#1".  Stands just 2-1/2" tall.

Thanks to Chad Maun


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1994 Big 8 Champions Coffee Mug

     Predecessor to the next mug.  It lists the regular season wins, with no reference to the bowl matchup with Miami in the Orange Bowl.  See the end view with the Big 8 logo.

Thanks to Cory Johnson


1994 National Champions Coffee Mug

     Nice gold rimmed coffee mug, complete with the 1994 schedule and results.  Great classic Husker style.

Not mine...


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1994 National Champions Mini Mug

     Very attractive miniature mug commemorating the 1994 National Championship.  The university seal is featured as a backdrop to the "#1".  Stands just 2-1/2" tall.

Thanks to Chad Maun


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1994 Big 8 Champions Coffee Mug

     Predecessor to the next mug.  It lists the regular season wins, with no reference to the bowl matchup with Miami in the Orange Bowl.  See the end view with the Big 8 logo.

Thanks to Cory Johnson


1994 National Champions Coffee Mug

     Nice gold rimmed coffee mug, complete with the 1994 schedule and results.  Great classic Husker style.

Not mine...


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1994-1995 Back to Back National Champs Mug

     Gold rimmed coffee mug commemorating the 1994 and 1995 back-to-back National Championships. Stand 3-1/2" tall and is 3-1/2" wide. Features the same logo as the next mug, as well as a few glass mugs, shot glass, coffee mug, ceramic beer mug, and rocks glass.

Thanks to Cory Johnson


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1994-1995 Back to Back Misprint Mug

     The misprint version of the gold rimmed mug above. The Oklahoma game is incorrectly printed with the score 37-10 instead of 37-0.

Thanks to Kieth Peltz


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1994-1995 Back to Back National Champs Mug

     Very nice mug commemorating the 1994 and 1995 back-to-back National Championships, 4" tall


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1994-1995 National Champs Mug

     Very nice mug commemorating the 1994 and 1995 back-to-back National Championships, 5" tall

Thanks to Chad Maun for the photos and info.


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1995 National Champs Mug

     Gold rimmed coffee mug celebrating Nebraska's undefeated 1995 National Championship season. No manufacturer markings.


1997 National Champs Mug

     No idea who made this, may have been a university sanctioned item. "A Perfect Season / 13-0"
 

Not mine...


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1997 Coach Osborne 25th Season Mug

     Special commemorative set released by Affiliated Food Storesin 1997. These were released prior the announcement of his retirement and the Cornhuskers subsequently winning the National Championship. A full view of the entire mug and box that they came is is posted hereMade in China.


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1997 Coach Osborne 25th Season Mug

     Another version of the commemorative set put out by Affiliated Food Stores.  This one lists NU and Coach "Osborne's many accomplishments around the logo, with the Affiliated Foods logo on the back instead of opposite the handle.  Made in China.
 


2000 Notre Dame

Adventure Travel Coffee Mugs

     Nice souvenir set from Adventure Travel for the game played in North Bend, Indiana September 9, 2003.  Note the small footballs on the tops of the handles.


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2013 Husker, A Chamion in Flavor

 

     Put out by Husker Hounds before the 2012 or 2013 season. It pays homage to the Husker Beverage Company of Seward, NE with a history of the compahy on the back panel. Llowyd Cardwell, #24, is the player featured on the front panel logo, the same design the company used for its original Husker label.  Many of the Husker Beverage bottles are listed in the Food and Beverage section here.


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Husker Hounds 2014 Schedule Mug

 

     Put out by Husker Hounds for the 2014 season. Home games in white, away in black. Could be the start of a great series!


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Husker Hounds 2015 Schedule Mug

 

     Put out by Husker Hounds for the 2015 season. Home games in white, away in black. Second in the series.


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Husker Hounds 2016 Schedule Mug

 

     The next in the series for the 2016 season. The panels are flipped on this one, and the schedule is all white with the @ symbol signifying the away games. As a right hander, you always have the schedule facing you! Stands 4" tall, 3-1/4" wide.