Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated "A Ship of the Line in the Downs" Covered Vegetable Dish, Enoch Wood & Sons, Burslem, Staffordshire, England, c. 1830, depicting an American warship with a fortification in the background, with leafy shell border, the lid with molded pomegranate handle, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 9 5/8, dp. 9 5/8 in.
Lid has a hairline crack in the corner and the flower handle has been reattached; the bowl has no obvious chips, cracks, or evidence of repair.
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