DESCRIPTION : Here is an antique Hochst porcelain coffee can and saucer. The coffee can hand painted with an oval panel with a blue urn shaped vase having male mask head handles with gilt decoration including a floral swag.The painted vase is set on a marble shelf and is on a deep chocolat brown ground. The painted panel is surrounded with four gilt branches being over lapped. The main body is painted with sporadic gilt leaves. It has a broken loop shaped handle with a gilt line half way down the back and half gilt lined to each side of the handle. The saucer having the same hand painted decoration and both having a gilt line top rim. Both coffee can and saucer are marked to the base with the blue wheel mark and are impressed with I E possibly for J. The coffee can has a faded gilt painted H H L L???
Dates to 1764 to 1790. SIZE : The coffee can measures 6.2 cm high and 6.2 cm in diameter.
The saucer measures 13.1 cm in diameter and 3 cm high. Weighs 261 g before packing.
CONDITION : There are three small firing cracks to the outside rim of saucer, largest shown in picture 11 that are in the making. A small firing crack to saucer inner wall that has been painted over with a gilt leaf sprig as in picture 10.
Is in very good condition. There are some manufacture imperfection to the glaze but nothing serious. No chips, cracks or restoration. The item "ANTIQUE HOCHST PORCELAIN COFFEE CAN AND SAUCER PAINTED WITH VASES" is in sale since Sunday, October 27, 2019.This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Date-Lined Ceramics\Pre-c. The seller is "jelbart123" and is located in Warrington. This item can be shipped worldwide.