Dating from the late nineteenth-century, this adorable tiny 'pot Suisse' has yellow glaze that has been decorated with a sponge with blue floral motifs. Originally used for Heating water or coffee and pouring into a cup - note the beak is perpendicular to the handle.
Scanned page from the book Terres de feu, de lumière et de songes - Dans le Midi français, Xème-XXème siècle, Henri Amouric and Lucy VallauriJean-Louis Vayssettes.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 3½" high x 4" wide w/ handle 2¾" diameter
Approx. overall 9cm high x 10cm wide w/ handle 7cm diameter