Triple Plea Mug

Triple Plea Mug

Catalogue No: CM069

£ 595.00

Description:

A creamware mug by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons with a strap handle and decorated with a black transfer print entitled 'The Triple Plea'. A lawyer, a doctor and a churchman, illustrate this satirical piece on all three professions.

 

Circa 1765

 

Approx - 6 inches (150mm) tall.

 

In good condition save crack and staining from rim.

 

For a similar piece, see; 

www.collection.sciencemuseum.org.uk/objects/co79064/creamware-mug-decorated-with-a-poem-entitled-the-triple-plea-england-1760-1770-mug

 

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