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Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    1752 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with incised decoration in blue and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:940-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 7, shelf 5

Physical description

Mug of salt-glazed stoneware with incised decoration in blue, cylindrical in shape, and the rim and spreading foot are decorated on the wheel with slight mouldings and a narrow border of chevron pattern, and the loop handle is of flattened section, and on the front are the initials and date 'I H' and '1752' within a wreath flanked by two sprays of flowers.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

1752 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with incised decoration in blue and moulded

Marks and inscriptions

'I H / 1752'
Within a wreath on the front

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm, Diameter: 14.6 cm

Descriptive line

Mug of salt-glazed stoneware with incised decoration in blue, cylindrical in shape, with a loop handle, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, 1752.

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

Wills, Geoffrey. Wedgwood. Feltham : Country Life Books, 1980.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Incised; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Wreath

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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