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Historic Blue and White Transfer-decorated Staffordshire Platter, Enoch Wood & Sons, Burslem, 1819-46, oblong platter depicting “Cape Coast Castle on the Gold Coast Africa,” with seashell border, impressed maker’s mark, 12 3/4 x 16 1/2 in. $500-700 Lots 181-188 182. Six Blue and White Staffordshire Pottery Table Items, England, early 19th century, a coffeepot depicting “Chapel Garden,” a large Clews tea bowl and saucer depicting the “Water Girl,” a covered sugar bowl with “LaFayette at the Tomb of Franklin,” a teapot depicting “The Landing of LaFayette at Castle Garden New York” by Clews, a cream jug depicting a cottage and figures, and a vase depicting a country home with figures and animals, (imperfections), ht.
400-600 310. Mochaware Butter Tub, possibly the Lewis Pottery, Louisville, Kentucky, c. 1840, yellowware handled tub, banded in brown with two rows of brown and white cat’s-eyes, ht. 5 3/4 in. $200-300 301. Earthworm Decorated Mochaware Mug, Britain, c. 1820, pearlware pint mug with a green-glazed rouletted band flanked by black bands above an ochre field with undulating earthworm design, ht. 5 in. $400-600 302. Mochaware Marbled Bowl, Britain, c. 1800, hemispherical creamware bowl, with black bands above a rust-colored field vigorously marbled with brown and white slip, ht.
Mochaware Engine-turned Pint Mug, Britain, c. 1775, creamware pint mug banded in rust and blue with rust inlaid engine-turning, ht. 5 in. $400-600 316. Mochaware Mug with Applied Sprig Devices, Britain, c. 1780, halfpint pearlware mug with black daubs on a chestnut field interrupted by two green-glazed reeded bands and white sprigged devices, ht. 3 3/4 in. $200-400 317. Mochaware Slip-marbled Mug, Britain, c. 1780, half-pint creamware mug, slip-marbled and combed, with three green-glazed reeded bands, retains a label of Jonathan Horne, London, ht.