Jug

ca. 1795 (made)
Jug thumbnail 1
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Water ewer of lead-glazed earthenware. Gadrooned pedestal base, hollow underneath. Gadrooned inverted pear-shaped body. Narrow neck, expanding to an irregularly waved lip. Crossed celery-stalk handles with flowers and leaves in relief where they join the body.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Lead-glazed earthenware
Brief Description
Water ewer of lead-glazed earthenware, probably made by J. & C. Whitehead, Hanley, ca. 1795
Physical Description
Water ewer of lead-glazed earthenware. Gadrooned pedestal base, hollow underneath. Gadrooned inverted pear-shaped body. Narrow neck, expanding to an irregularly waved lip. Crossed celery-stalk handles with flowers and leaves in relief where they join the body.
Dimensions
  • Height: 24.1cm
Gallery Label
Jug Made at the Leeds Pottery, Leeds, Yorkshire, about 1785 Lead-glazed earthenware C.55-1947(23/05/2008)
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.55-1947

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record createdMarch 31, 2008
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