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Milk jug

Pot à lait a pieds

French
1767


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

8.2 x 8 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.995

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Pear-shaped jug with flaring spout and fluted rim on three rusticated feet with molded prunus blossoms branching onto body. Rusticated handle. Diaper ground composed of bleu celeste circles and red and blue grid. Oval reserve with trophy composed of a sheaf of arrows, a torch, and a straw hat. Mark on base in blue enamel: interlaced Ls enclosing date letter q.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie