In our Facebook groups we can find words and descriptions which are not clear at the first time.Especially newbies dont know "our" abbreviations and names for specific mugging issues.With this list of terms we can illuminate our fantastic hobby a little bit:
Collector Series Inprint at the bottom of the mug.
Either "Collector Series" or "Starbucks"
Discontinued This mug wont be produced anymore.
Fake Counterfeit mug
see Fake Guide Martin Kanz
HTF Hard to Find
MiC Made in China
MiT Made in Thailand
SKU-Sticker Sticker at the bottom of the mug with
Starbucks-internal Mug number
VHTF Very Hard to Find - see HTF

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