A nice English coffee can and saucer bowl, c 1815. Blue underglaze and gilt decoration of Persian (Paisley) flowers against a "seaweed" pattern typical of the period. Unmarked, but the double kicked handle could indicate Ridgway or Hicks & Meigh. Height of can "2¼/ 6 cm, diameter of saucer bowl "5½/ 14 cm. Condition: a hairline and wear to the gilt of the can, otherwise fine.