19th century Staffordshire Sunderland and Tyne earthenware luster bowl. Decorated with a sailing ship and a sailor's verse. Staffordshire, England, circa 1830. Measures 7.25 inches across and 4 inches high. Very good original condition. 'The sails unfurl, let the billows curl. The north wind bleak we brave; And strangers to fear, our wild course steers, thru' the foam of the wintry waves; Let the hurricane howl, be it fair or foul, our ardour nought can check. On the giddy Top-mast we sing to the (?), our (?) on the sea wash'd deck.'
Very rare hand painted Staffordshire earthenware luster jug attributed to Ford and Paterson in New Castle, Staffordshire, circa 1820-30. Please see "19th Century Patterson Potters and Pottery" by Anthony Patterson, 2021, for similar examples. Measures 8 inches high and 10.5 inches spout to handle. Very good condition.
English blue and white earthenware jug. Staffordshire, circa 1800. Buddleia Nankin transfer pattern, unknown maker. Small chip under spout. Measures 9 inches high. Ex. Zeller collection.
English earthenware ewer in a Chinoiserie transfer pattern called Opium Smokers. Staffordshire, circa 1810-1820. Maker unknown but possibly Masons. The pattern name is misleading because the pipe being smoked is not an opium pipe. Ex. Zeller collection. Measures 9" high by 8.5" wide from spout to handle. Excellent condition.
Sunderland pearlware jug. Staffordshire, England, circa 1850. On one side is a 3 mast bark (barque), on the other side is the River Wear's iron bridge, and on the front is a sailor's sentiment. Measures 7" high x 9.25" handle to spout. Excellent condition.