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  • Place of origin:

    Lambeth (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1845 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Doulton Ceramic Factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case B, shelf 5

Physical description

Jug of buff salt-glazed stoneware covered with a brown glaze in the form of Lord Nelson. He wears a uniform, cocked hat and orders. One of the medals is inscribed 'NILE 1798'. The queue is looped to form a handle.

Place of Origin

Lambeth (made)


ca. 1845 (made)


Doulton Ceramic Factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware

Marks and inscriptions

'NILE / 1798'
Inscribed on a medal


Height: 30.5 cm, Width: 19.7 cm

Descriptive line

Jug depicting Admiral Nelson, salt-glazed stoneware, possibly made by Doulton & Watts, Lambeth, ca. 1845.

Labels and date

Jug depicting Admiral Nelson
Possibly made by Doulton & Watts, Lambeth, London , about 1845
Salt-glazed stoneware

3784-1901 Jermyn Street Collection [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Doulton & Watts


Salt glaze; Stoneware




Ceramics; Stoneware; A Year of Objects: October, Trafalgar Day


Ceramics Collection

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