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Milk jug and cover

Milk jug and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Leeds (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with a clear lead glaze and mottled

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.17&A-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 5, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Milk jug and cover of pale buff earthenware with a clear lead glaze mottled with grey.

Place of Origin

Leeds (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1760-1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with a clear lead glaze and mottled

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm

Descriptive line

Milk jug and cover of pale buff earthenware with a clear lead glaze and mottled, probably Leeds, ca. 1760-1775.

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

Towner, Donald. Creamware. London : Faber & Faber, 1978. 154 p. Pl. 81 & see p. 136.

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed; Mottled

Subjects depicted

Reeded; Flowers; Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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