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Description

White body w/ blue jasper dip and frieze of classical figures in scenes depicting 1) sacrifice to Hymen and 2) other mythological scene; swag and tassel and medallion borders.

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Maker)
Date
1810-1850
Inscriptions
Impressed: ""WEDGWOOD 124"" Scratched: ""X""
Location of origin
Etruria, England
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Classical
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Jasper Ware
JUG
jugs (vessels)
Medallion
Possibly stoneware (pottery)
Stoneware
Swag
swags
Tassel
tassel
Dimensions
5.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.385
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40280

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