A satyrical creamware mug ” cobweb pair of breeches

Circa 1800

Creamware, possibly referring to a cartoon in the British Museum of Charles James Fox and Lord North “To St James 5 Miles”.

Alternatively, it is a reference to the toast of the Fellowship Club, Newport, Rhode Island Circa 1773:

” A true Englishmans toast; a hard trotting Horse, A Porcupine Saddle, A Cobweb Pair of Breeches, for the Enemies of Great Britt..an”

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