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Jug

Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920-1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White earthenware with underglaze printed decoration in colours, with metal cover

  • Museum number:

    C.236-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 2

Physical description

Jug of white earthenware, with flat metal cover, hinged and weighted so that it opens when the jug is tipped to pour. Tapering cylinder, angular handle, and pronounced lip. Underglazed printed decoration in two shades of grey, blue and green. Geometrical band towards the base of the jug, with squares containing a circular device.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

ca. 1920-1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

White earthenware with underglaze printed decoration in colours, with metal cover

Marks and inscriptions

'WMF / Dec. 2000 / 16'
Printed in grey

'GRE' and '6'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 17.0 cm, Diameter: 16.5 cm

Descriptive line

Jug with hinged metal cover, white earthenware with underglaze printed decoration in colours, Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG, Germany, ca. 1920-1930

Materials

Earthenware; Metal

Techniques

Printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Geometric patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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