BRITISH CREAMWARE MOCHAWARE ‘DIPPED FAN’ PATTERN CHILDREN’S MUG, CIRCA 1810.Est. $1,500-$2,500
Sold: $2,040 ($1,700)
Slip-banded in dark brown and surrounded by three dipped fans striped in white, brown and dark brown on a pale butternut slip field, the handle with leafy terminals. Height 2 ⅜ inches.
Provenance: “The Jonathan Rickard Collection of Mochaware,” Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, August 3-5, 2007, lot 84; William Lewan, Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire.
Literature: For a discussion regarding this mug and an illustration, see Jonathan Rickard, “Mocha and Related Dipped Wares, 1770-1939,” p. 103, fig. 143.
Exhibited: “The Art of the Turner,” The Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics, Douglas Hill, Maine, 1996, n. 13.