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Historic Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Lustreware Pitcher

Auction:
2267
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$558$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Historic Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Lustreware Pitcher, England, early 19th century, rounded copper lustre pitcher with a canary yellow medial band with black transfer decoration, one side titled "LAFAYETTE" depicting a bust-length portrait of Lafayette above an eagle and flanked by two figures holding a wreath above his head, the other side depicting a scene ending the Revolutionary War of General Cornwallis surrendering his sword, (base hairline crack), ht. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

United Kingdom, lustre pitcher , Iranian pottery, Lafayette, Indiana, Lafayette, Louisiana, Lusterware, Pottery

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