A Mochaware Pitcher, England, circa 1830.
This barrel-shaped pitcher is decorated with bands of light blue slip, reeding with light blue slip, and bands of inlaid rouletting in three black geometric patterns. The handle has particularly crisp acanthus leaf terminals.
Diameter 5.5″ x 6.75″ tall
Background of mocha ware: Mocha decorated pottery is a type of dipped ware, slip-decorated, lathe-turned, earthenware with colored slip bands on white or buff-colored bodies.