Lot 30 (Country House and Asian Art Auction, 15th May 2019)
Five English porcelain coffee cans
early 19th century, comprising a Spode botanical coffee can painted with floral sprigs, reserved within pale-blue borders moulded in relief with white floral sprays and enamel specimen sprigs, within gilt borders, painted pattern no. 2004; an imari can attributed to New Hall decorated with figures and buildings within landscape; an early Minton porcelain decorated with gilded birds, two further coffee cans a late 18th century Worcester blue and white coffee cup, unmarked (6)
Sold for £110
Minton can - some staining and crazing to the base. Coffee can with scrolling gilt band to upper half - firing flaw to the base of the handle. Can with green leaf decoration - small chip to upper rim. No further cracks, chips, damages or repairs.