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Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with stamped relief decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:937-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 43, shelf 3

Physical description

Jug of salt-glazed stoneware, pear-shaped with a wide neck and a reeded loop handle of flattened section, and with detached reliefs applied between four bands of fine roulette work and with a version of the royal arms within a Garter of the Order, crowns, a fleur-de-lys, lions, unicorns, a wyvern, a crowned harp, ships, animals and birds, acorns and flowers.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with stamped relief decoration

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Jug of salt-glazed stoneware, pear-shaped with a wide neck and a reeded loop handle of flattened section, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1740.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Stamped

Subjects depicted

Wyvern; Ships; Order of the Garter; Crown; The Royal Arms; Birds; Lion; Acorn; Flowers; Animal; Harp; Fleur; Unicorn

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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