02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Liverpool Creamware Jug,

$1,645$1,400
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Liverpool Creamware Jug, England, early 19th century, black transfer printed "L'INSURGENT AND CONSTELLATION," February 10, 1799 (McCauley 105), depicting a naval battle with the American frigate on the left and French frigate on the right, with an inscription beneath; reverse "Shipbuilding" (McCauley 193), beneath the spout an oval wreath, inscribed "SUCCESS TO THE WOODEN WALLS OF AMERICA," (imperfections), ht. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

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United Kingdom