Pattern: Advertising / Specialty
Identifiers / Alternate Names: This category includes pyrex items that were customized for companies, produced for advertising purposes, or made for special events such as one time employee gatherings. While there might not be much distinction between this category and the "Promotional / Unknown" category, we felt that because of the large number of advertising items (mugs in particular) that they should be placed in their own category to avoid cluttering the already crowded promotional category. In most cases, these items are not sets but single items.
Item Type: Advertising Tableware Coffee Mugs Series 709
Values: Check below on Ebay for approximate prices
Sizes and ID#s: #709

Pyrex Love - Ponderosa Mug

This is one of my favorite Pyrex advertising mugs. It’s an old time Ponderosa mug that was produced by the restaurant by the same name. They’re actually still in business and you may know them either by Ponderosa or by Bonanza. But they don’t make the mug anymore (though, I’m sure they still use the cups in service at some of the restaurants!)

This is actually a piece of Pyrex Tableware by Corning that was mass produced for various restaurants and other institutions. The decal consists only of the word “Ponderosa” written across the top of the mug on both sides in an old time Western font. Note, there is another style of Ponderosa mug featuring a badge and cowboy hat.

Pyrex Love - Ponderosa MugIt is sort of similar in shape to the classic “diagonal handle” Pyrex mugs, but is quite a bit smaller and has more of a “C-shape” handle than a longer “D-shape” handle. The mug is about 3 inches tall and about 3 inches across from rim to rim. I’m not sure about the capacity of these mugs.

Although the one I have is marked with the number #709-12, I’ve seen examples of this exact same mug that don’t have any number marking, though they are indeed marked as Pyrex Tableware. There are also small Ponderosa plates available that I believe were used to serve rolls. These plates are about 6 inches across and have the word “Ponderosa” three times around the rim.


   Selected Pyrex items:



VINTAGE PYREX MUG WITH EMERALD TRIM
Current Price: $18.00
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 12h 51m



PYREX MUG 1410 CHILDRENS DESIGN 10 OZ
Current Price: $12.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 13h 14m



Corning Corelle Summer Impressions Pyrex Mug
Current Price: $1.49
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 3d 8h 15m



Lot 4 Vintage PYREX MUG CUP Woodland Brown Corning Corelle USA Coffee Cup
Current Price: $13.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 4d 19h 5m



Corelle Butterfly GOLD 4 Coffee Mugs Cups Corning Pyrex
Current Price: $9.95
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 5d 12h 4m



Corelle HOLLY DAYS Corning USA Pyrex Mug Black Veins EUC Microwave Safe Retired
Current Price: $8.95
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 5d 19h 21m



Corning HONEYDEW Pyrex Mug 7310702
Current Price: $5.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 6d 4h 8m



PYREX MUG SET 8 ROUND CLEAR GLASS AVOCADO GREEN PLASTIC BASE COFFEE TEA CUP
Current Price: $34.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 6d 9h 29m



Three Grant's Bradford House Spoons, + Bradford House Pyrex Mug
Current Price: $6.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 8d 9m



VINTAGE PYREX MUG FREE SHIPPING
Current Price: $19.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 8d 14h 9m



Set of 3 Vintage Pyrex Mug Burnt Orange/Umber Cinnamon and White with D-Handle
Current Price: $11.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 8d 21h 8m



Lot of (6) White Milk Glass Pyrex Mug/Coffee Cup ~ C Handle ~ NICE!!
Current Price: $15.98
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 9d 37m



VNTG Pyrex MUG Spring Blossom Crazy Daisy D Handle Mug Cup NICE!
Current Price: $4.00
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 10d 12h 30m



Glasbake Pyrex mug "A friend is a present you give yourself
Current Price: $13.59
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 12d 5m



Corning New York Pyrex Mug Discover Corning Double Decker Bus
Current Price: $19.99
Current Bids: 0
Ends in: 14d 14h 39m