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Pearlware transfer printed jug: "John Bull shewing the Corsican Monkey!!"

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Price: 1,500.00
Pearlware political coloured transfer printed jug, 'John Bull shewing the Corsican Monkey!!', marked 'Manufactured by T. Harley, Lane End'. Early 19th Century, height 15.3cms.
Drawn by Woodward & engraved by Cruikshank, 1803, referencing the Napoleonic invasion scare.
See David Drakard, "Printed English Pottery: History and Humour in the reign of George III 1760-1820," pp. 186-187 & 194.

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Last updated September 2019