19th C. Staffordshire Transferware Compote – Zebra Pattern

19th C. Staffordshire Transferware Compote – Zebra Pattern

$175.00Price

Staffordshire transferware compote by John Rogers & Sons, c. 1825.

 

Dimensions: Approximately 11¼” wide x 6¼” high.

 

Decoration:

The interior of the compote is is edged in a narrow geometric band and a wide border of flowers and dark leaves against a blue background.

 

The central scene shows pagoda-style buildings in an Oriental garden with two standing figures and a third mounted on a zebra in the foreground.

 

This border is also on the outside of the upper portion and around the foot.

 

The foot stands on a diamond-shaped base decorated with a Greek key edge.

 

The piece is unmarked, but the pattern is a well known one of John Rogers & Sons.
 

References:

The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery 1780-1880 Vol. II” by Coysh and Henrywood.

 

Condition: In excellent condition consistent with age and usage.