Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Chinese, Asian and Other Exotic Themes

Date: 1805-1815

Maker: Haynes Dillwyn & Co

Description:

An earthenware frog mug printed in blue with the Chinoiserie Fern  pattern, with ochre enameling added to the rim.  The geometric border incorporates overlapping diamonds. The exact size is unknown.  Whilst unmarked, it is attributed to the Cambrian Pottery firm of Haynes, Dillwyn & Co.  The Chinoiserie Fern pattern is believed to have been made only at the Cambrian Pottery.  See the molded and painted frog below.  

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