English felspathic pottery jug. Admiral Nelson and Victory, c. 1805.


A rare Yorkshire, Castleford type, felspathic pottery commemorative jug, c. 1805. The white bodied jug, sprigged with well defined reliefs - Nelson depicted riding in Neptune’s sea horse drawn chariot, holding Neptune’s trident, whilst Neptune holds his crown over the head of Nelson. A relief of The Victory sits beneath the spout, with a further relief of Britannia accompanied by a lion, pointing towards a figure of Victory, brandishing a laurel wreath, and blowing a triumphal horn.
The jug having an angular handle, and edged in blue enamel.
Height - 17 cm, 6 5/8”.
Width - 16.5 cm, 6 1/2”.
Depth - 13.5 cm, 5 2/8”.
Condition - Perfect. No damage. No restoration.

Medium: Earthenware.

Height:  17 cm, 6.69"
Width:  16.50 cm, 6.50"

Condition: Perfect. No damage. No restoration.

£590

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