A rare 18th Century Worcester porcelain blue and white coffee cup and saucer from the Robert and Celia Morris collection. The cup and saucer are painted in underglaze blue and decorated in the “Cannonball” pattern. The pattern derives its name from the sets of rocks laid out in threes which resemble cannonballs. The cup has a classic strap grooved handle and is in very good condition.The saucer is in good condition although there are some firing marks and some wear commensurate with age.Maker’s mark to base.These are two lovely items that will enhance any collection.
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Coffee cup height - 6 cm, Diameter - 6 cm, Width - 7.5 cm
Age - Circa 1768
Material - Porcelain
Origin - English, Royal Worcester