February 7, 2011

Lunch Read

I just read the latest over at Fahrenheit 2300. Thought this was worth sharing.
All too often, objects are handed down to us, stripped of any memory of the men and women who handled them on a daily basis, who kept them on shelves in their homes. Pieces like Persons’ Yale mug remind us that real people with real lives actually owned these vessels, and they were capable of holding more than just water or beer, but also great significance to those who chose to keep them.
Check out the whole post here.