Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette Jug

Auction:
2183
Lot:
534
Sold for:
$588$500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Sale #2183 - 2183
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette Jug, England, c.1830, wide central band with red enamel ground surrounding vignette portrait of Lafayette on the one side and a depiction of the Surrender of General Cornwallis in 1781 on the reverse, ht. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United Kingdom, Acadiana, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, Lafayette, Indiana, Lafayette, Louisiana