Scratch Blue Tankard
This new stoneware tankard is a copy of a piece of scratch blue pottery produced in Staffordshire, England 1745-1770. Approx. 5" tall, 16-18 oz.
Scratch blue items were widely offered for sale in colonial newspapers. They are frequently recovered at archaeological sites dating from about 1745-1780. Scratch blue designs ranged from various stylized floral images to animals.