War of 1812 creamware jug! The Naval Battle between HMS Macedonian and the USS United States took place on October 25, 1812. Stephen Decatur commanded the USS United States. After a long and bloody battle, the USS United States captured the Macedonian bringing it back to the US. It was the first British warship ever to be brought into an American harbor. The other two transfers on the jug are The Shipwrights Arms and the King's Doctor.
Size: 7 1/2" ht
Date: Circa 1815