02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Liverpool Creamware Jug,

Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM


Liverpool Creamware Jug, England, early 19th century, black transfer printed, obverse "L' INSURGENT AND CONSTELLATION," February 10, 1799 (McCauley 105), depicting a naval battle showing the American frigate on the left and the French frigate on the right with an inscription beneath the scene; reverse "SHIPBUILDING" (McCauley 193), beneath the spout a monogram in a wreath above an American eagle and a floral spray beneath the handle, (imperfections), ht. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


United Kingdom