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Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 4

Physical description

Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, crimson, yellow, green, brown and black with two Chinese women and a boy. Red arch border.

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1765 (made)


Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels


Height: 7.6 cm, Diameter: 5.7 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug, soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamel colours, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1765


Porcelain; Enamels


Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Figures (representations)


Ceramics; Porcelain; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares


Ceramics Collection

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