A late 18th century Worcester porcelain teapot and cover, with transfer printed decoration, 13.5 cm high, and another similar, slight chips/repairs (2)
Report by NG
Teapot and cover 13 cm high (pot more widely decorated). Chips to finial. A couple of firing cracks to finial. Some small nibbles to rim, inner and outer rim of cover. Teapot spout nibbled and chipped. Edge is very flat. Chip to outside of rim. Black marks in glaze across the top, surface very scratched. Base with crescent and MAITLAND collection no. 165 to base.
Other, 14 cm high: Chips and losses to finial. Firing cracks in finial. Inner and outer rim rough. Pot with nibbles to spout. Pock marks and pitting to glaze. A couple of chips to foot ring but these are probably production faults. Under glaze faults in body. Surface scratched and with some discolouration.