Milk jug

English (Worcester)
about 1770
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

1982.61a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

On View

Amelia Peabody Gallery (Gallery 137)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Milk-jug and cover in soft-paste porcelain. Pear-shaped, slightly domed coverwith molded flower finial and applied leaves; apple green ground, two large w hite reserve panels with rococo gilt scrolls of exotic birds amongst trees andplants in polychrome enamels; smaller panels of birds in flight; also on lid flower finial and leaves in pink; gilt leaves on handle. Mate with 1982.62a,b

Inscription

unmarked

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson