c 1850's Antique Child's Stoneware Staffordshire Sprigged Mug

  • £65.00


A beautiful and classic small children's 19th c. English Staffordshire pottery cup, mug or coffee can embellished with flowers, leaves and grapes sprigged in cream and treacle brown slip glaze, a fine and handsome piece of antique stoneware. It is cream and brown in colour, with the top embossed with a decorative running dot edge. It measures 2.5 inches in height, small, made for a young child. 

This old piece is in beautiful condition and was recently found in Devon, England. We were happy to find it, and love to think of a small child holding it, drinking tea by the fire. The whole sprig mug, cup or can has a glossy glaze, including the bottom, and is of high quality. It was most likely produced in Staffordshire, England. It is unmarked as these old stoneware pieces generally are.

Size: 2.5 in height x 3.5 inches wide including handle

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