Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1886-1889

GUSN

GUSN-26360

Description

Jug with mazarine blue finish with gold leaf decoration. Gold leaf lustre on top and bottom of jug. Palm fronds and bird motif on both sides. Gold leaf scroll decoration on bracket handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jugs (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (image-making)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Vessel
Jug
Painted
Jug

Inscription

Stamp on bottom: ""N. Eng/ Pottery/ c.1890"" ""219"" written in gold pen ""19"" and ""P-1572"" on 2 stickers ""Rieti""

Maker

New England Pottery Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

9 1/2 x 9 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1998.5754

Places

Massachusetts (United States)