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Jug - Cottage

Cottage

  • Object:

    Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Rye (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1951-1953 (designed)
    ca. 1952-1953 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rye Pottery Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.243-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 7

Physical description

Tin-glazed earthenware bowl, thrown with rounded body and pinched spout. Painted with “Cottage” pattern of alternating vertical grey stripes and lines on the exterior.

Place of Origin

Rye (manufactured)

Date

ca. 1951-1953 (designed)
ca. 1952-1953 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Rye Pottery Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

‘RYE POTTERIES / SUSSEX’
Circular impressed mark

'J'
Impressed mark, 'J' for Jimmy Elliot, the thrower of the jug

Dimensions

Height: 11.6 cm, Width: 12.6 cm, Depth: 9.5 cm

Object history note

Jimmy Elliott worked at Rye Pottery 1952-1957.

Descriptive line

Jug with 'Cottage' pattern, tin-glazed earthenware, manufactured by Rye Pottery Ltd., England, ca. 1952-1953.

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

Rye Pottery, London, 1996.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Painted; Thrown

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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