Maps, Militaria and Arms Online Auction

October 16, 2014

LOT 497
Stoneware ‘Royal Patriotic Jug’, Samuel Alcock & Co. Hill Pottery, Burslem, c.1855
  • Stoneware ‘Royal Patriotic Jug’, Samuel Alcock & Co. Hill Pottery, Burslem, c.1855
  • Stoneware ‘Royal Patriotic Jug’, Samuel Alcock & Co. Hill Pottery, Burslem, c.1855
  • Stoneware ‘Royal Patriotic Jug’, Samuel Alcock & Co. Hill Pottery, Burslem, c.1855

497

Stoneware ‘Royal Patriotic Jug’, Samuel Alcock & Co. Hill Pottery, Burslem, c.1855

designed by George Eyre during the Crimean War, with black transfer of a battlescene and mourning familiy verso, with burnt Sienna and gilt highlights
height 7.75" — 19.7 cm.
makers mark with registration diamond for December 27th, 1854

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

The Royal Patriotic Fund Corporation was a charitable body set up under Royal Warrant and headed by Prince Albert during the Crimean War to provide financial aid to the familys of fallen soldiers.

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts
Maps & Militaria