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Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain with moulded decoration and painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.642-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5

Physical description

Jug of soft-paste porcelain, globular, with cylindrical neck and loop handle, much mis-shapen; moulded in relief on the body into leaf-shaped compartments, and on the neck with a band of ornament formed of leaves and formal flowers on a ground of dots. Painted in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie landscapes, much blurred.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain with moulded decoration and painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 12.1 cm

Descriptive line

Jug, soft-paste porcelain with moulded decoration and painted in underglaze blue, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1765

Production Note

Date given by John Howell in 1981

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Dots; Landscapes (representations); Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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