AMERICAN BLUE AND WHITE BRISTOL- / SALT-GLAZED STONEWARE SEVEN-PIECE CUSTARD CUP SET, having "Fish Scale" pattern. Unmarked. First quarter 20th century. 2 3/4" H, 3 3/4" D.
Three undamaged, except some having moderate crazing, two having rim hairlines, two with rim flakes, one minor.
Literature: McNerney - Blue & White Stoneware: An Identification and Value Guide, p. 41, fig. top left, Taylor & Lowrance - Collector's Encyclopedia of Salt Glaze Stoneware, p. 158, figs. top and middle right.
Provenance: The Jack and Tommie Marsh collection, Columbia, SC.