U0619SW.MERCURYHALF.M   CH    Attractive brown saltglazed stoneware mercury of extreme small size impressed to shoulder "1/2". Flat base inverted baluster form body with turned out base edge. Cordoned neck line, rounded shoulders into short stubby neck with rounded lip. Good mid brown with dark brown speckled rich colour. Usual light kiln marks etc, tiny chip to base edge. c1840. 2 3/8"high, 1 3/4"diameter   £55

Rare half llb Mercury stoneware baluster pot