Jug

Dutch (Delft)
18th century


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

31.75 x 14.6 x 25.4 cm (12 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

1970.70

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware, pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Jug- “Jacquot” in the shape of a seated gentleman; clothed in mauve westcoat with blue and white ruff and cuffs, yellow britches, black hat and shoes; sits on green mound with hands resting on his belly; Handle with blue scroll decoration attached on hump-back, with opening in top of hat; original pewter lid (with touch mark) and thumbpiece, and spigot. Old breaks on handle, hat, shoes, and chips on nose and jaw.

Provenance

S. Berges, New York (dealer); purchased by MFA with funds provided by Dr. Lloyd Hawes.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes