Covered Jug

English
about 1750
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.697a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Bulbous body with small foot band, triangular spout, scroll handle with grip. Low comed cover with conforming flange, flowers in relief and knob finial. Three sprays of prunus blossoms and leaves, in relief of body. Footring and base glazed. Unmarked. (a=lid; b=jug)

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection