Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Naval and Marine

Date: 1816-1820

Dimensions:

  • Height: 7.20 in (18.288 cm)

Engraver: Bentley Wear & Bourne

Printer: Bentley Wear & Bourne

Description:

An earthenware jug printed overglaze in a black maritime scene with the inscription The Constitution's Escape from the British Squadron after a Chase of sixty hours and with luster decoration. The print commemorates the well-known naval battle of the War of 1812.

The engraver's and printer's signature is also found beneath the prints on either side;  Bently Wear & Bourne Engravers & Printers Shelton Staffordshire.

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