Cracker jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1875

GUSN

GUSN-3951

Description

Cylinder in the form of bamboo stalks with relief molded shoots of bamboo painted in gold and brown; cover has handle made of "bamboo" branch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
painting (coating)
porcelain
Japonaiserie
Porcelain
Painted
Japonais
JAR

Inscription

Printed and impressed on bottom: Mark for 1875. Crow, etc. with ""75""

Additional Identification Number

1933.1252A,B

Maker

Worcester Royal Porcelain Co., Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Worcester, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.75 (H), 5.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1933.1252AB