ANTIQUE “EPSOM CUP” STAFFORDSHIRE PITCHER
An antique pink lustre ware pitcher featuring on one side 2 Dalmations bringing down a stag below which appear the embossed words EPSOM CUP. The opposite side features 2 stags, one standing, one recumbent, separated by a tree in pink lustre. The handle is shaped as a knobby tree branch. There are 3 minor flakes of paint loss at the top of the handle, some interior staining & crazing on the bottom inside with paint loss through rubbing along the exterior foot rim but there are no cracks or serious chips. The underside has a decorators’ mark of 61 in lustre. The pattern on the body is colourful, original & embossed throughout. There is an impressed mark “T” on the bottom of the handle. Stands approx. 7 ½” inches high. Dates in the 3rd quarter 19th century.
PRICE: $ 135.00 CAD