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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:


  • 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)


1750 (dated)


Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

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


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.


Soft paste porcelain



Subjects depicted

Leaves; Foliage; Strawberries; Flowers; Scalloped


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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