Jug

1775–76
Probably by Walter Brind


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

20.3 x 19.2 cm (8 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2279

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Pear-shaped, scroll handle, with leaf overlay. molded top rim terminating at spout. Circular base. Crest over coat-of-arms.

Inscription

MARKS: on the underside of the body, maker's mark WB with a pellet between in a shaped shield (sim to Grimwade 3014 but not convincing); lion passant; leopard's head crowned; date letter U (1775/6).
ARMORIALS: engraved on the front of the jug, the arms of Haywood or Heywood (looks early 19th cent. in style).

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection