Cream jug

English (Staffordshire)
about 1740–50
Made at Staffordshire (England), Possibly made by Whieldon Factory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

8.9 x 9 x 7.4 cm (3 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.397

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware (creamware or agateware)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Agate ware; on three feet, lion heads and paws

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson to the MFA in 1925 (Accession Date: July 16, 1925)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson