Slipware Posset Pot, Dotware, Staffordshire

Slipware Posset Pot, Dotware, Staffordshire, Image 1

Decorated in dark brown slip featuring a border of dots beneath the rim.

Date: Last Quarter 17th Century

Measurement: Height: 3.5"; diameter: 5.25"; handle to handle: 7.5"

Condition: Two spalls, chip under rim, any imperfections commensurate with age and use.

Provenance: Skinner Auctioneers, The Katherine Prentis Murphy Collection, September 24, 1983, lot 125.