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Jug

Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1889 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gibson & Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed earthenware with painted and raised enamel, and polished and unpolished gilding

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.235-1970

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case G1, shelf 2

Physical description

Jug of glazed earthenware with painted and raised enamel, and polished and unpolished gilding. Decorated with cranes and palm trees in Japanese style. Beading of coloured enamels .

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)

Date

ca. 1889 (made)

Artist/maker

Gibson & Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Glazed earthenware with painted and raised enamel, and polished and unpolished gilding

Marks and inscriptions

'Rd No 140614'
painted in gold

'446'
painted in enamel

Dimensions

Height: 18.9 cm

Descriptive line

Jug of glazed earthenware with enamel and gilding, made by Gibson & Sons, Burslem, ca. 1889.

Labels and date

Three jugs
Made by Gibson & Sons, Burslem, Staffordshire, about 1889
Marks: 'Rd No 140614' and 'Rd No 142369', painted in gold, '446', painted in enamel
Earthenware, with painted and raised enamel and polished and unpolished gilding

Circ.235,236,237-1970 [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Polished; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Cranes; Beading; Palm trees; Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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