Antique Handpainted Polychrome Floral Staffordshire Mug circa 1840
Here is a beautiful mug entirely hand painted in various flowers. The applied handle has acanthus leaf decoration with gilding. From the style of the mug and the flowers, it dates to circa 1840. No marks save for a painter's number on the base.
The mug is 3 1/8 inches tall by 4 inches wide. It weighs only 8 oz (shipping weight 1 lbs)
Condition: Excellent condition, save for rubbing on the line of gilding on the inside of the rim. No loss of colored glazes. Please view the detail photos.
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