An early 18thC English antique blue and white delftware posset pot, probably Lambeth, London, circa 1720.
“Posset” was originally a popular British hot drink made of milk curdled with wine or ale, often spiced, which was often used as a remedy.
Decorated in underglaze blue. Of cylindrical form, the spout is flanked by twin handles, decorated with birds amongst flowers.
Condition – The glaze has some minor fritting. The spout has been restored as have the handles. The pot displays well. Please refer to the images. A further detailed condition report is available upon request.
Size: Height 16.5 cm (7″)
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