21 June 2004
A STAFFORDSHIRE DATED COMMEMORATIVE JUG
1858, PRINTED RETAILER'S MARK SOLD BY C.G.BAILEY, OSWESTRY
Printed in sepia with a view of Chirk Castle within a rope-bordered banner inscribed 'IN COMMEMORATION OF THE MAJORITY OF RICHARD MYDDELTON BIDDULPH ESQ OF CHIRK CASTLE FEBRUARY 13 1858', beneath a border of berried ivy, extensively damaged and repaired, stained
7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) high
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This commemorative service was commissioned to celebrate the majority Richard Myddelton Biddulph on 13 February 1858.
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