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    Success to the Sail Makers.

    George Washington: Liverpool Jug. 9.5" pitcher with transfer of Washington, Franklin, Lady Liberty and two goddesses, viewing a map of the newly freed colonies (Fame hovers above, sounding the trumpet and holding a laurel wreath labeled "Washington"). The other side shows three workers, captioned "Success To The Sail Makers". A wreath with the owner's initials, "J H", appears below the spout as does a lady representing "Hope". This transfer of Washington was likely made during his lifetime. We note a few faint hairlines and spider cracks in the body, of no importance. We suspect it may have some high-quality restoration, but cannot pinpoint it with any certainty.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    18th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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