Parker's Apothecary Shave Mug is designed to hold shave soaps up to 3 inches round. This beautiful stoneware mug is handmade in the USA by one of America's last commerical stoneware factories. The quality of this mug cannot be beat with a nice size handle for a sure grip. Its heavyweight design allows for heat retention while creating a luxurious lather. The tapered design allows the use of any size shave brush.