Napoleon Bear Jug

Napoleon Bear Jug

Catalogue No: A042

£ 2750.00

Description:

A sublime piece, this jug, modelled as the Russian Bear grasping at Napoleon, alludes to the defeat that Napoleon suffered at the hands of the Russians in 1812.

 

Circa 1812

 

Approx - 10.5 inches (270mm) tall.

 

In very good condition throughout.

 

For a similar jug see:  M. Schkolne   Holding the Past  page 21

 

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