Lot 23 (Summer Fine Art Auction, 17th July 2019)
A Caughley artichoke ice cup, lacking cover, circa 1787-95, painted all around with blue artichoke bracts, unmarked, 6.2cm high together with the Chinese original from which this design was copied, circa 1770-85, also lacking cover, 6cm high (2)
Literature: Ironbridge 1999 no.228 and The Caughley Society, Caughley Blue and White Patterns, p.192.
Sold for £200
Caughley cup - glaze flake to the exterior. No signs of any damages or any restorations to either piece.