18th century Chinese export porcelain coffee cup & saucer, painted in underglaze blue with the so called ‘Trench Mortar Pattern’.
* A printed version of this pattern was used by New Hall in Staffordshire.
Qianlong period (1736-95)
Circa : 1770
Diameter of saucer : 5¼” (13.3cm)
Height of cup : 2½” (6.5cm)
Condition : Excellent original condition, no damage or restoration. Tiny, original firing flaw to rim of cup (see photos)
Stock ref : 15725/spx-