Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery


1816-1835 (made)
Place of origin

Jug, lead-glazed earthenware

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Lead-glazed earthenware
Brief description
Jug, lead-glazed earthenware, painted by William Fifield and made by Pountney & Allies, Bristol, 1816-1835
Physical description
Jug, lead-glazed earthenware
  • Conversion from imperial height: 17.1cm
  • Conversion from imperial width: 17.1cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'MARY KING / BORN AUGUST 21st / 1768'
  • 'POUNTNEY & ALLIES' (impressed)
  • '24' (impressed)
  • 'V' (painted in purple)
Gallery label
Jug Painted by William Fifield, Made by Pountney and Allies, Bristol, 1816-1835 Inscribed: 'MARY KING / BORN AUGUST 21st / 1768' Marks: 'POUNTNEY & ALLIES' and '24', impressed, 'V', painted in purple Lead-glazed earthenware 3140-1901 Jermyn Street Collection(23/05/2008)
Object history
Jermyn Street Collection
Accession number

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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