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Jug and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salt-glazed stoneware with applied clay and slip

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:936/&A-1885

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Jug and cover of salt-glazed stoneware, in the form of a bear seated on its haunches and hugging a small dog, and a loose ring passes through the bear's nose, and the surface is roughened with applied bit of clay, touches of dark brown slip at the eyes and teeth, and on the collar is a band of rosettes.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Salt-glazed stoneware with applied clay and slip

Dimensions

Height: 24.8 cm, Diameter: 13.3 cm

Descriptive line

Jug and cover of salt-glazed stoneware, in the form of a bear seated on its haunches and hugging a small dog, maker unknown, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1740.

Materials

Salt-glazed stoneware; Clay; Slip; Salt glaze; Stoneware

Techniques

Applied work

Subjects depicted

Bear; Dog

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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