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Cream jug

Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    1770-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 6

Physical description

Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain, pear-shaped, with loop handle. Painted in underglaze blue with peony sprays and a bird; border of trellis pattern outside the rim.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)


1770-1775 (made)


Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue


Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 6.6 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, England (Liverpool), Philip Christian, ca.1770-75


Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Trellis pattern; Peonies; Birds


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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