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Jug

Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chamberlain & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.533-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 6

Physical description

Jug of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Bulbous body with a cylindrical neck, projecting lip, and foliated loop handle. Painted with a view of Worcester in an eight-sided panel on the front, reserved on a ground of vermiculated pattern in gold. On either side of the neck in an oval medallion are the initials 'N K' in gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1810 (made)

Artist/maker

Chamberlain & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'Worcester'
Written in red under the base

'N K'
On either side of the neck in an oval medallion, in gold.

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Jug of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Chamberlain & Co., Worcester, ca. 1810.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Vermiculated; Foliate; Medallion

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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