London, South Kensington
26 April 2001
A Pratt type pot lid and base
printed with the 'Bear Pit' within a border of stylised flowers (restoration, rim chips and some staining) -- 7.5cm. diam.; a lid printed with 'The Battle of the Nile' (restored to rim, some staining and small chips) -- 10.5cm. diam.; and a base (chipped), mid 19th century
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Cf. Surgeon Captain P. D. Gordon Pugh, Naval Ceramics (1971), pl. 52A, for an example of the 'Battle of the Nile' pot lid.
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