Object Description

A fine and rare Flight and Barr Worcester porcelain mug, c. 1795. Superbly painted by John Pennington, with a sepia monochrome painting of a young girl, with a basket containing two doves, within a gilt border., surrounded by gilt spray and leaf ornamentation. Having a moulded scroll handle, with acanthus leaf moulding, heightened with gilt.
Script Flight and Barr, Worcester factory mark, and title ‘CONJUGAL PEACE’ to the base, in puce.

Object Literature

For a similar example see Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain, Henry Sandon, Pl.25, p.41.

Object Condition

Perfect. No damage. No restoration.

Object Classification

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1756 748272