Pearlware pottery commemorative jug moulded with Admiral Nelson and Captain Berry, circa 1805

Rear Admiral Sir Edward Berry, 1st Baronet, KCB (17 April 1768 – 13 February 1831) was an officer in Britain’s Royal Navy primarily known for his role as flag captain of Rear Admiral Horatio Nelson’s ship HMS Vanguard at the Battle of the Nile, prior to his knighthood in 1798. He had a long and prestigious naval career and also commanded HMS Agamemnon at the Battle of Trafalgar.

Height: 6 ½”

Condition: Spout chips restored

 

Antique pearl ware prattware pottery Historical naval English ceramic 19th century

£350

US$490