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Transfer Decorated Liverpool Creamware Jug

Auction:
2431
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Transfer Decorated Liverpool Creamware Jug, England, early 19th century, black transfer decoration accented with polychome enamel, one side depicting a spreadwing eagle and American shield surrounded by a chain of sixteen states, the reverse showing the ship UNITED STATES, the name J. BERRY inscribed under the spout, (old spout repair, cracks, discoloration), ht. 9 3/8 in.

Estimate $300-500

The side with the chain of states has 3 3/4 in crack from rim, a spreading crack through lower area of chain, the other side with a 2 in. crack from rim.

Keywords

United Kingdom, United States, Drinkware, Jug, Pottery

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