Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1886

GUSN

GUSN-32757

Description

Circular base, the band of which is gold, whole body bends and turns up to deeply scalloped rim and mouth; second gold band runs around upper half of body; gold strapwork handle; painted yellow with all-over gold "vermicelli" decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jugs (vessels)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Aesthetic Movement
Jug, Food Storage
Jug, Food Storage

Inscription

Covington Brothers (on banner above:) Worcester mark for 1886, various decorators' marks and impressions

Related Items

Title Jug Accession Number 1929.879

Maker

Worcester Royal Porcelain Co., Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Worcester, England

Object Type

Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Storage Equipment

Dimensions

8 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances L. Chace

Accession Number

1929.878