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Cream jug

Cream jug

  • Place of origin:

    Pinxton (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pinxton Porcelain Factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Museum number:

    C.20-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 5

Physical description

Cream jug of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Of shouldered form with waved handles and a lip spout. The centre of the body is decorated with a band of gilt foliage incorporating two oval yellow panels enamelled in brown with landscapes, and lozenge-shaped panels of blue enamel decorated with gilt stars and roundels. The lower and upper zones of the body have gilt leaf-sprays and stars.

Place of Origin

Pinxton (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Pinxton Porcelain Factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 11.6 cm

Descriptive line

Cream jug of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Pinxton Porcelain Factory, Pinxton, ca. 1800

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Stars; Foliage; Landscapes; Roundels; Panels; Lozenge

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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