BID ON THE-SALEROOM
A scale blue porcelain sparrow-beak lidded jug and mug. Probably Samson of Paris, 19th century in the manner of 18th century Dr. Wall Worcester. The first having a domed cover with moulded flower finial over gilt scroll-edge panels of insects, the balustroid body with larger reserves of exotic birds, underglaze blue hatched mark, 6, (15cm) high, the second (restored) of cylindrical form and similar style, 4.5, (11.5cm) high, (2).
1. Very minor gilt rubbing but otherwise VGC. Lid is rather ill-fitting and may be associated. 2. Internal crack, old restoration to frieze.