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On display at V&A South Kensington
Glass, Room 131

Milk Jug

ca. 1840 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Press moulded opaque black glass jug. Rounded oval bowl, curved pouring lip, with rococo-style handle, neo-classical-style details on gothic-style decoration


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Press-moulded glass
Brief Description
Milk jug of glass, probably made by St. Louis, France, 1835-1845
Physical Description
Press moulded opaque black glass jug. Rounded oval bowl, curved pouring lip, with rococo-style handle, neo-classical-style details on gothic-style decoration
Dimensions
  • Height: 11.5cm
  • Maximum width: 13.7cm
Style
Credit line
Given by Raymond Notley
Object history
A similar example is said to be in the St Louis factory collection
Bibliographic Reference
Schack, Clementine: Die Glaskunst, Kaysersche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Munich, 1976, pl.206.
Other Number
9476 - Glass gallery number
Collection
Accession Number
C.95-1994

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record createdDecember 13, 1997
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