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Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Pottery Loving Cup with Frog

Auction:
2431
Lot:
259
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Pottery Loving Cup with Frog, England, c. 1820, creamware mug with black transfer decoration, one side depicting a scene with a trio of sailors over inscription "The Flag that's braved a thousand Years/The Battle and the Breeze," the reverse inscribed with a sailor's prayer, the interior with a frog figure and floral transfer border, accented with pink lustre, ht. 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

United Kingdom, sailor , British art, Ceramics, Creamware, Drinkware, Mug, Pottery

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