"Prattware"; medium-sized, bulbous form, with continuous relief decoration of scroling grapevine, acanthus leaves, "Birth of Venus", putto riding on eagle, ship, all in "Prattware" colors; with scalloped rim and large downturned spout.
Wedgwood, Ralph, Ferrybridge Pottery (Maker)
1) Impressed on bottom underside: ""FERRYBRIDGE"". 2) Paper label on bottom underside: "" `Ferrybridge'/Yorkshire-/Ralph Wedg-/ wood, 1796 on"" (handwritten) and ""LITTLE"". 3) Typed note/label found inside (now in accession file): ""JUG--early 19th Century Type of decoration usually attrib-/uted to Pratt Mark: FERRYBRIDGE (impressed) Ralph Wedgwood, Yorkshire. Pieces/sometimes marked ""Wedgwood & Co."" ""
- Location of origin
- England, Yorkshire
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
- Descriptive terms
- 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little