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Cow creamer and cover

Cow creamer and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (possibly, made)
    Newcastle (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1820 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, painted

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 30, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Jug and cover of earthenware, moulded in the form of a cow standing, with a calf lying at its feet, painted in colours. The cow stands upon an oblong base; the cover fits on to the middle of its back. Cover finial missing

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (possibly, made)
Newcastle (possibly, made)


ca. 1820 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, painted


Height: 13 cm, Length: 15.6 cm

Object history note

Bequeathed by Miss E. A. Evans.

Descriptive line

Cow creamer and cover, earthenware, possibly Staffordshire, about 1820.

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

Lewis, John and Griselda, Pratt ware: English and Scottish relief decorated and underglaze coloured earthenware 1780-1840 (Antique Collectors' Club: 2006). p.90.




Painted; Moulded

Subjects depicted



Ceramics; Pratt ware

Production Type

Mass produced


Ceramics Collection

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