Up for sale is a great English Staffordshire pottery frog cup . Beautifully decorated on the outside. On one side is a couple with a castle in the background, he is a shepherd holding a tall stick or cane with his Dog and sheep,the girl is sitting under a tree. The other side has a young couple holding hands in front of a cottage with a girl sitting on a rock playing a horn
The unique thing about this mug is that there is a large black frog inside the center of the cup!! The frog has white and red eyes. Sailors in the Royal Navy used to put a real frog in people's drinks as a joke.
This mug is about 4 1/8" high and 5 1/2" wide. Condition on this piece is very good for its' age with tiny overall crazing and light wear and just one little chigger/rough spot on the upper rim. A fantastic addition to your collection!