War Veterans Toast the Flag - Moore's Frog Mug

War Veterans Toast the Flag - Moore's Frog Mug

Catalogue No: CM070

£ 375.00

Description:

A fantastic frog mug from Moore & Co of Sunderland. Pink lustre decoration and scrolls of flowers typical off this pottery with a black frog, red lips and eyes on the inside, a typical verse surrounded by sprig like coloured garland. The main scene is a wonderful scene of three disabled veterans, with various injuries, sitting around a drum toasting the Union flag. Sublime!

 

Circa 1860

 

Approx - 4.75 inches (120mm) tall.

 

In good condition save a stable crack from rim to middle of handle.

 

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