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Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    Shelton (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1782-ca. 1785 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 4

Physical description

Cream jug of hard-paste porcelain, helmet-shape with loop handle and spreading foot. Transfer-printed in underglaze blue with two Chinoiserie figures of children and a tree.

Place of Origin

Shelton (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)


ca. 1782-ca. 1785 (made)


New Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue


Height: 8.3 cm, Diameter: 10.2 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug, helmet-shaped with loop handle, hard-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, made by New Hall porcelain factory, England (Shelton), ca. 1782-1785

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

Holgate, David. New Hall and its imitators. London: Faber & Faber, 1971, p. 57, pl. 190


Hard paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Figures (representations); Children; Trees


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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