EARLY CHILDS TRANSFERWARE PEARLWARE MUG
SAMUEL ~ THE FLORIST
Staffordshire England ~ c. 1830
This exceptional black transfer on white Staffordshire child's mug or cup stands a very diminutive 2 1/4 " tall x 2 1/2 " wide excluding the applied loop acanthus type handle.
The name " Samuel " is printed in a cartouche surrounded by strawberries on one side. The other side of the delightful mug has " The Florist " busily watering her pots of flowers.
The mug is in EXCELLENT condition. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines, and no repairs.
Children's early name mugs of this quality is quite scarce and highly sought after. The cup will make a great addition to your collection of quality children's dishes.