Hunting Mug

1727 (dated)
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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

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.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Salt-glazed stoneware with applied detail and incised
Brief Description
Mug of salt-glazed stoneware with applied figures, made at 'Factory B', London, dated 1727.
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.
Dimensions
  • Height: 20.3cm
  • Diameter: 13.3cm
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'Edw. Slark' (Incised)
  • '1727' (Incised)
Gallery Label
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)
Credit line
Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street
Production
Made at 'Factory B', London.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
3689-1901

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record createdMarch 31, 2008
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