Lot 125: Church and King: a slender cylindrical creamware mug printed in black with
November 5, 2016
Near Reading, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Church and King: a slender cylindrical creamware mug printed in black with loyal verse within an inscribed belt cartouche, flanked by a lion and unicorn, circa 1780, 125mm, stained and cracked commemorative, commemoratives, commemorate, royal
Notes: * The Gordon Riots of June 1780 in London stemmed from British anti-Catholicism and feelings of national identity together being expressed in support of both Church and King.