‘EAGLE RIDING ON A SHELL: WASHINGTON, PATRIOT OF AMERICA,’ STAFFORDSHIRE MEDIUM BLUE TRANSFER-PRINTED CHILDREN’S MUG, ATTRIBUTED TO RALPH HALL & SON, TUNSTALL, 1822-49.

Est. $300-$500

Sold: $600 ($500)

Inscribed on the front “TO WASHINGTON The Patriot of AMERICA.,” within a floral and foliate scroll border, each side printed with a view of an eagle afloat on a shell, bearing a shield on its breast and clutching a brace of arrows, a laurel branch and flags, letter “V” in underglaze-blue. Height 2 ⅜ inches.

Provenance: Margaret Sutor Antiques, Flourtown, Pennsylvania, December 3, 1987.

Additional Information

lot_num

16

low_est

300

high_est

500

consignor

5326-20