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Cream jug

Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    1750 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.629-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case G, shelf 4

Physical description

Cream jug of glazed white soft-paste porcelain. Bulbous body with a spreading mouth and scalloped flat base. With strawberries and leaves in applied relief, loop handle and with applied foliage and flowers.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

1750 (dated)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'D' above '1750'
Maker's mark incised on base

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 5.1 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug of glazed white soft-paste porcelain, Derby Porcelain factory, Derby, 1750

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Barrett, Franklin A. & Arthur L. Thorpe. Derby Porcelain, 1750-1848. London : Faber & Faber, 1971.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Foliage; Strawberries; Flowers; Scalloped

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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