Lot 279: GEORGE WASHINGTON - FAVORITE SON, ENGLISH CREAMWARE BLACK TRANSFER-PRINTED BOWL, 1800-10.
25 October 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: Printed on the interior with an oval portrait of George Washington above a banner inscribed "Long Live the president of the United States," flanked by 'Liberty' with word balloon "My Favorite Son" and 'Justice' with word balloon "Deafness to the ear that will patiently hear, and Dumbness to the Tongue that will utter a Calumny against the immortal Washington," and around the exterior sides with three pastoral views. Diameter 7 1/4 inches.