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Worcester Willow Bridge Fisherman Pattern Bottle c1775

Heading : A Worcester porcelain bottle or guglet
Date : 1770-75
Period : George III
Marks : Open crescent
Origin : England
Colour : Blue and white
Pattern : Willow Bridge Fisherman
Features : Pear shaped with knop to assist grip below the rim
Size : 25.5cm tall by 13.5cm in diameter
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks
Restoration : None
Weight : 799 grams

References : Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, 1751-1790 by Branyan, French and Sandon -  I.A.32

These are sometimes referred to as "decanter bottles". The name guglet is simply onomatapoeia, the sound made when water was poured, possibly into a wash bowl

 

 

   

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