An early Lowestoft soft paste porcelain small size bell shaped mug hand decorated in underglaze blue c1762-65.
This small size is rarely found, with mugs of this date usually being more than 11cm tall.
This mug measures 9.9cm in diameter including the handle and 9.2cm tall.
Displays very well with professional restoration to cracks.
Marked with a 2 to the foot.
A Mug in this pattern of 11.4cm in hight can be found in the Victoria and Albert Museums collection Another of the same hight is shown plate 219 in Lowestoft in the Norwich Castle Museum by Sheenah Smith and can be found in their online collection Here