‘COME BOX THE COMPASS,’ ‘MASONIC’ AND ‘AMERICAN EAGLE,’ ENGLISH CREAMWARE BLACK TRANSFER-PRINTED JUG, STAFFORDSHIRE OR LIVERPOOL, CIRCA 1800.Est. $1,200-$1,500
Sold: $960 ($800)
Printed on one side with a compass and verse “The Sailor’s guide this little thing…,” on the other with a gentleman supporting an armorial shield, Masonic symbols and motto “SIT LUX ET LUX FUIT (Let there be light, and there was light),” and beneath the spout with a version of the Great Seal of the United States. Height 9 ¾ inches.