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Cream jug

Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Flight's factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.996-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 2

Physical description

Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Pear-shaped with a loop handle. Painted with sprays of roses in pink and green. Scalloped line border in red within. The handle is picked out in red.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Thomas Flight's factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 6.9 cm

Descriptive line

Pear-shaped cream jug of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, Thomas Flight's factory, Worcester, ca. 1780

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

For a milk jug with similar decoration, see S. Spero and J. Sandon, Worcester Porcelain ... The Zorensky Collection, 1996, no. 234 (where dated ca. 1780)

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Border; Roses; Scalloped

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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