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Mug

Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Bradwell Wood (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1690-1698 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Elers, David and John Philip (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Red stoneware, slip-cast and lathe-turned, with mould-applied decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Wallace Elliot

  • Museum number:

    C.100-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 143, The Timothy Sainsbury Gallery, case 42

Physical description

Mug of red stoneware, globular body, reeded cylindrical neck; loop handle. Decorated with a spray of flowers and a wyvern and merry-adnrew repeated.

Place of Origin

Bradwell Wood (made)

Date

ca. 1690-1698 (made)

Artist/maker

Elers, David and John Philip (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Red stoneware, slip-cast and lathe-turned, with mould-applied decoration

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Object history note

London, Sotheby's, 12/02/1931. From the B.T. Harland Collection.

Descriptive line

'Gorge' mug, slip-cast and lathe-turned red stoneware with mould-applied decoration, made by David and John Philip Elers, Bradwell Wood, Staffordshire, ca. 1690-1698

Labels and date

Mug ("gorge")
Made by David and John Philip Elers, Bradwell Wood, Staffordshire, about 1690-1698
Red stoneware, slip-cast and lathe-turned, with mould-applied decoration

C.100-1938 Wallace Elliot bequest [23/05/2008]

Materials

Red stoneware

Techniques

Slip-cast; Lathe-turned; Sprigged

Subjects depicted

Clowns; Wyvern; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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