London, South Kensington
2 December 2009
A WORCESTER TRANSFER-PRINTED BALUSTER MUG
CIRCA 1759-60, SIGNED RH. WORCESTER WITH THE REBUS OF AN ANCHOR
Transfer printed after Robert Hancock with a half-length portrait of George II in profile to the left, and with martial trophies beneath the royal crown and with a scroll inscribed Liberty, the reverse with tall ships
5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high
E & J Handley Collection, Big Sur, California.
Acquired from Simon Spero, London.
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