STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE ‘SCRATCH-BLUE’ TWO-HANDLED CUP, 1755-62.Est. $800-$1,200
Sold: $3,600 ($3,000)
Surrounded by a molded mid-band, the upper section incised and heightened in cobalt blue on one side with a tulip and aster spray and on the other with a rose spray, the lower section with flowering vinery and with a matching border surrounding the inner rim, the wide strap handles with pinched terminals. Height 7 ⅛ inches, length over handles 11 inches.