07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Admiral Lord Nelson Pearlware Commemorative Jug

$830$700
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Admiral Lord Nelson Pearlware Commemorative Jug, England, c. 1805, puce transfer printed with portrait beneath the spout with inscribed title and verse "England expects every Man to do his Duty," on one side a plan of the battle of Trafalgar, the reverse with an inventory of the British ships involved in the battle, ht. 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Slightest nick to the side of the spout rim; star hairline under the base.

Keywords

Nelson Pearlware Commemorative Jug, Nelson Pearlware Commemorative, Admiral, United Kingdom