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

$881$750
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Liverpool Creamware Jug, England, early 19th century, black transfer printed, obverse "BY VIRTUE AND VALOR" (McCauley 199), reverse, a portrait of Washington with female figures of Justice, Liberty, and Victory, a cherub above holding a circle of stars enclosing "WASHINGTON," the entire oval design enclosed by a ribbon scroll bearing the name of fifteen states (McCauley 57), "SUCCESS TO AMERICA" within a laurel wreath beneath the spout, (damage),
Estimate $700-900

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United Kingdom