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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 240

    A LIVERPOOL HERCULANEUM POTTERY COMMEMORATIVE LOCOMOTIVE FROG-MUG

    CIRCA 1833-36

    Price Realised  

    A LIVERPOOL HERCULANEUM POTTERY COMMEMORATIVE LOCOMOTIVE FROG-MUG
    CIRCA 1833-36
    Printed in black with THE ROCKET OF MESSrs R. STEPHENSON & C/THE NORTHUMBRIAN OF MESSrs R STEPHENSON & C either side of a view of the Exchange Buildings and Nelson's Monument, the interior printed with a half-length portrait of Queen Adelaide and two further locomotive prints, a frog to the interior
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high


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    Cf. Alan Smith, The Illustrated Guide to Liverpool Herculaneum Pottery 1796-1840 (London, 1970), pl. 176.

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