• Worcester printed ‘Hunting’ mug, c. 1775
  • Worcester printed ‘Hunting’ mug, c. 1775
  • CD3F6C51-378D-4D5B-ADA5-6DBB1AC2C9D4
  • FACB58FA-C9AF-4C03-8A0F-7425DDE4745C
  • 67B8A323-3D28-4B83-BB8C-5BBD6CA5A338
  • E7D88754-E5B0-4633-A157-3EE4B8112C31
  • 61CDB44A-C6E8-4ECA-86ED-9C6B6B7E52A5
  • C1BC5650-C24D-41B8-9C85-F6E80F411EEF
  • AF189039-EE4B-4436-A113-1438BE0C0A83
  • AAAD499C-8214-4589-B481-D04D00662227

Worcester printed ‘Hunting’ mug, c. 1775.

Worcester porcelain mug, c.1775. Printed, in underglaze blue, with scenes of me, hunting with guns. The first, a rare print, ‘The Man Holding a Gun’, depicting a man carrying his gun, accompanied by his dog, before a farmstead. The reverse, with ‘The Man Shooting a Gun’, with the man shooting a bird, before his excited dog.
The mug, having a simple loop, grooved handle.

Underglaze blue Crescent mark to the base, within a broad footrim.

Ex. Roundelwood Collection.

Reference – Worcester Blue & White Porcelain, 1751 – 1790, Branyan, French & Sandon, plates II.A.2 and II.A.4

Height: 12 cm, 4 5/8”.

Width: 11.8 cm, 4 5/8”.

Depth: 7.8 cm, 3 1/8”.

Condition: Excellent. No damage. No restoration.