A rare Lowestoft porcelain mug

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Description

of globular body with scrolled handle with thumbrest, the cylindrical neck moulded with pointed leaves above finely turned bands, painted in ¬†underglaze blue with floral swags tied with ribbons, insects and flower sprigs, a ‘flower and leaf’ border below the interior rim.

c.1775

Ht. 4 inches

Provenance: Brian Wood Collection

A similar mug is illustrated by Geoffrey Godden, English Blue and White Porcelain (2004), p.279, pl.339.

Stock number: 10603