Puzzle Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-45157

Description

Earthenware puzzle jug with a blue accented scalloped rim. Three spouts on a molded band. Various pierced designs on body and rim. Red accents on handle, foot, and spouts. Hand painted floral and foliate design. Monogram adorns the body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

puzzle jugs
earthenware
enameling
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
floral patterns
Vessel
Jug
Jug

Inscription

"JRW"

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 6 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.278