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Jug

Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.350-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 3

Physical description

Jug of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. With a bulbous body, short wide cylindrical neck, curved lip, and foliated loop handle. On the front is a landscape with a clump of trees beside the rocky bank of a stream with a pinnacled church tower in the distance, flanked by symmetrical scrolled foliage in gold. A gilt foliated stem round the neck.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

A circular band inscribed 'BLOOR DERBY' enclosing a crown
Printed in red

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm

Object history note

May be a companion piece to C.349-1935.

Descriptive line

Jug of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Derby Porcelain Factory, Derby, ca. 1830.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Landscape

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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