24 January 2011
AN ENGLISH DELFT NAMED AND DATED BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER MUG
1763, PROBABLY LIVERPOOL
Named for Elizabeth Spakeman above the date 17/63, within a shaped-rectangular cartouche surrounded by fruiting vine, surmounted by a goblet flanked by winged cherub's masks, the lower part with a leopard's mask
4¾ in. (12 cm.) high
With Tristram Jellinek, London.
With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire.
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Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, Tin-Glazed Earthenware 1600-1800, London, 1984, p. 188, no. 844.
Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D268.
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