Posted 6 years ago
This is an Indiana University "Hoosiers" Glass mason-jar mug - 1980's
It has the red IU Indiana Hoosiers emblem /12 oz. size / stands 5" tall
Unknown maker but assume it is Ball Glass / embossed diamond and #21
Established 1820 / Motto: "Lux et Veritas" (Light and Truth)
*** Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States which currently has a combined student body of more than 110,000 students, including approximately 43,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University Bloomington campus and approximately 31,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus.
*** Hoosier is the official demonym for a resident of the U.S. state of Indiana. The origin of the term remains a matter of debate but "Hoosier" was in general use by the 1840's. Indiana adopted the nickname "The Hoosier State" more than 150 years ago.
"Hoosiers" is also the name of the Indiana University athletic teams.