Josiah Spode (Stoke, Staffordshire, c. 1762-present)
This antique, 19th century Staffordshire Bridge of Lucano pattern tureen is fitted with a domed lid with a knob handle encircled by cobalt and gilt leaves in relief. The double handle, square base has tapering sides with transferware decoration in light blue. Marked (lid and bottom): Bridge of Lucano, Italy.
c. 1820 W 10.5 D 9 H 6.5 in.