A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
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A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795

Estimate: 600 - 800 GBP

A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795

Estimate: 600 - 800 GBP

Lot Sold:750GBP

Description

A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795


printed in black with the legend SUCCESS TO AMERICA within a laurel cartouche above the coat-of-arms of the United States, between a verse from “American Freedom” by Edward Rushton, and a map of the Atlantic Coast of America within a cartouche flanked by Washington and Franklin seated an inscribing a book and dating it 1779, attended by allegorical figures emblematic of Liberty, Justice Wisdom, below a figure emblematic of Fame holding a victory laurel and a banner inscribed WASHINGTON, impressed mark to underside, chip to base

24cm. high; 9½in.

Condition Report

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Provenance

Rose Berkeley (1861-1922);

acquired by the above from John Jepp, Worcester, 24 November 1905, ‘Old Leeds ware jug painted Success to American / £10-10-00’

Literature

Inventory, 1949, 'A Liverpool jug with transfer decorated: ‘’Success to America’’, 9 ½” high' in the Morning Room

A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
A LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE TRANSFER-PRINTED `SUCCESS TO AMERICA` JUG, CIRCA 1795
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