24 January 2011
A LONDON DELFT DATED BLUE AND WHITE MUG
Of broad cylindrical form with stepped foot and scroll handle, painted in blue and outlined in black with birds amongst flowers and rockwork, inscribed with the initials H/I·A above the date 1698, between patterned bands, the handle with scroll ornament
5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high
John Philip Kassebaum; Sotheby's, London, 7 October 1992, lot 84.
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Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delft, London, 1984, no. 844.
Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D254.
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