BRITISH CREAMWARE MOCHAWARE ‘DENDRITIC SEAWEED’ PORRINGER AND MUG AND A PEARLWARE MUG, 1800-20.Est. $500-$700
Sold: $420 ($350)
Each slip-banded in dark brown and surrounded by dendritic trees on a butternut or pumpkin slip field, the porringer with an unusual rouletted blue-glazed reeded border and the handle with leafy terminals. Diameter of porringer 4 ½ inches, heights of mugs 4 ¾ and 3 ⅝ inches.
Provenance: The first, Jonathan Rickard, June 1994; the raised mug, Miller’s Antiques & Interiors, New Hope, July 2002; the mug on the left, Garth’s Auctions, Delaware, Ohio, April 2003.