Polychrome transfer decorated Liverpool creamware jug, with swag and tassel decoration along top, one side showing Boston Frigate flying American flag and with cannon, floral branch and other battle emblems. Other side depicting busy harbor scene and with battle rallying verse. Area below spout is decorated with initials "MW" framed by laurel wreath cartouche, with winged eagle emblem. 10 3/8" H x 9 1/2" W x 6 1/4" D overall. English, early 19th century. Private East Tennessee Collection. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Faint 3" L hairline to right of spout. 1/4" L loss along base. 1/2" L scratch on side of handle.
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