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

Jug

ca. 1780-1800 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and red enamel. Pear-shaped with a loop handle. Painted with rocks, plants and birds in the Chinese style. Border inside of scrolls and flowers.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and red enamel
Brief description
Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and red enamel, Lowestoft porcelain factory, Lowestoft, ca. 1780-1800
Physical description
Cream jug of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and red enamel. Pear-shaped with a loop handle. Painted with rocks, plants and birds in the Chinese style. Border inside of scrolls and flowers.
Dimensions
  • Height: 8.9cm
  • Diameter: 6cm
Credit line
Given by Mr C.B. Farmer
Production
Date given by John Howell in 1981
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.749-1917

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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