BOSTON HARBOR, EAGLE AND SHIELD,’ RARE STAFFORDSHIRE DARK BLUE TRANSFER-PRINTED CUP PLATE, JOHN ROGERS & SON, LONGPORT, 1815-42.

Est. $800-$1,200

Sold: $2,400 ($2,000)

Diameter 4 inches.

Provenance: “The Richards Collections,” Collector’s Sales & Services, Middletown, Rhode Island, March 27, 1994, lot 365.

Literature: An identical cup plate is illustrated in David and Linda Arman, “Anglo-American Ceramic Cup Plates,” Part I, p. 23, n. 80; and in Richard H. and Virginia A. Wood, “Historical China Cup Plates,” n. 76.