An English creamware jug transfer printed on one side with a portrait of George Washington on an obelisk with the American eagle bowing beneath him and inscribed 'WASHINGTON IN GLORY

An English creamware jug transfer printed on one side with a portrait of George Washington on an obelisk with the American eagle bowing beneath him and inscribed ‘WASHINGTON IN GLORY



An English creamware jug transfer printed on one side with a portrait of George Washington on an obelisk with the American eagle bowing beneath him and inscribed ‘WASHINGTON IN GLORY George F Washington Born Feby 11 1732 Died Decr 14 1799 AMERICA IN TEARS’, on the front ‘A MAN without example A PATRIOT without reproach’ and on the other side the cap of liberty by the American flag and inscribed ‘LIBERTY As he fills your rich glebe, the old peasant fhall tell While his bosom with Liberty glows, How your Warren expire’d-how Montgomery fell,And how WASHINGTON humbled your foes INDEPENDENCE’

Some good restoration to spout and rim

c. 1800

8.5″ high

£1,100