Louis XV1taking leave of his Family

Louis XV1taking leave of his Family. SOLD.


An extremely rare creamware mug of Louis XV1taking leave of his Family on the morning of his execution.

It is illustraed in Drakard “Printed English Pottery” Plate 458.

The mug is 3.9″ in height.

There is a restoration to the cream inner/ outer rim close to the handle. There are 2 grit/glaze marks made during manufacture on the rim. With the transfer towards you these are at 11 o’clock & 4 o’clock. There is also another piece of grit on the edge of the base.