Christian’s Liverpool teabowl & saucer, ‘Rural Lovers’ printed, c. 1770
Large Christian’s Liverpool teabowl & saucer, cheerfully printed in blue with the ‘Rural Lovers’ pattern, the rims with a lattice band.
Unmarked, c. 1770
saucer 13.5cm wide, teabowl 9cm wide, 5cm high
Condition: several 2-3mm rim frits to saucer, teabowl with 1.
ref. Hillis ‘Liverpool Porcelain’ p234 for an example without the hand-painted borders.
Historical label on saucer states ‘Longton Hall’ (incorrect!)