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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Cream Jug

ca. 1785 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, pink, yellow, brown, green, blue enamel and black. Two panels, each containing a Chinese woman and boy, reserved on a ground of lilac trellis. Inside the rim formal border in lilac and black.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels
Brief description
Cream jug, soft-paste porcelain, painted in overglaze polychrome enamels, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1785
Physical description
Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, pink, yellow, brown, green, blue enamel and black. Two panels, each containing a Chinese woman and boy, reserved on a ground of lilac trellis. Inside the rim formal border in lilac and black.
Dimensions
  • Height: 7.9cm
  • Diameter: 6.4cm
Style
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell 1981
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.279-1924

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Record createdApril 23, 2009
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