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Hunting mug

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1727 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with applied detail and incised

  • 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 4

Physical description

Mug of salt-glazed stoneware with applied figures in low relief and incised with the name 'Edw. Slark' and date '1727'. The upper part is coloured brown. Cylindrical in shape with a loop handle. The decoration consists of figures stag-hinting, shooting and wrestling, and with houses, trees and rosettes. On the bottom inside is a figure of a fox.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1727 (dated)



Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with applied detail and incised

Marks and inscriptions

'Edw. Slark'



Height: 20.3 cm, Diameter: 13.3 cm

Descriptive line

Mug of salt-glazed stoneware with applied figures, made at 'Factory B', London, dated 1727.

Labels and date

Hunting mug
Made at the "Factory B", London, England, dated 1727
Salt-glazed stoneware with applied detail

3689-1901 Jermyn Street Collection [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Made at 'Factory B', London.


Salt glaze; Stoneware


Applied; Incised

Subjects depicted

Hunting; Fox; Rosettes; Houses; Figures; Trees


Ceramics; Stoneware


Ceramics Collection

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