Pearlware mug moulded as the head of Admiral Nelson, circa 1805

With the death of Nelson in 1805 after the battle of Trafalgar there was a rush to produce commemorative mugs, often, like this one, they reused the Rodney mugs and added the name Nelson even though it looks nothing like him.

Height: 4 ⅜”

Condition: A few small rim chips

 

Antique pottery pearl pratt ware commemorative historical ceramic

£480.00

US$644

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