Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780
Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780
Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780
Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780
Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780

Rare Caughley 'Fisherman' Pattern Small Butter Boat c1780

£350.00
Stock Status: In Stock
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An unusually small Caughley 'Fisherman' or 'Pleasure Boat' pattern butter boat (the standard size is usually around 8.5cm). The moulded leaf shape has an angular twig handle and sits on three clover leaf feet. Fine soft paste porcelain printed in underglaze blue with a cell and spearhead border. In excellent condition - no chips, cracks or restoration. A superb piece of Caughley porcelain and a rare size to find, especially in such good order. Length with handle 7cm (2.75in)

For a standard size butter boat and accompanying plaster mould see Godden's 'Caughley and Worcester Porcelain 1775-1800' pl.140

Specifications
  • Condition:
    New
  • Weight:
    0.5kg