Black Transferware E Pluribus Unum Patriotic Eagle Tea Caddy Figural Face Shaped Handles Nautical Poem


Brand Royal Crownford

Vintage Tea Caddy or Lidded Jar
Black Honey Glazed TRANSFER WARE Lidded Tea Caddy w/ Twin Figural Face Handles
Here is a unique honey mustard glazed, black Staffordshire transferware lidded box or caddy. The handles are beautifully detailed, figural faces.
Each sides depicts a an Eagle crest with the words E Pluribus Unum 
The lid reads the following poem:

The hardy sailor braves the Ocean,
Fearless of the roaring wind,
Yet his heart, with soft emotion,
Throbs to leave his love behind.

Measures 5.5" handle to handle x 5" tall x just under 4.5" wide

Condition: excellent, no chips or cracks, little crazing.

Marked: Royal Crownford Ironstone England