BROUGHAM, DENMAN AND THE ROYAL DIVORCE PROCEEDINGS
A pearlware jug, c.1820, moulded and painted with oval portraits, titled around the neck 'H Brougham Esq MP' and 'T Denman Esq MP', the spout moulded as a satyr mask, restoration to the spout and rim, 13.2cm.
Henry Brougham and Thomas Denman represented the Caroline interest during the Bill of Pains and Penalties. Cf. John & Jennifer May, Commemorative Pottery 1780-1900, pls. 216 and 217; and John and Griselda Lewis, Pratt Ware, p.137.
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