Milk jug

English
about 1770
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Dimensions

Overall: 10.8cm (4 1/4in.)

Accession Number

65.2164

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with underglaze scale blue ground, decorated in polychrome enamels and gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Scale blue, matching teapot 65.2163. Mark: underglaze blue square.

Markings

fretted quare in underglaze blue.

Provenance

Estate of the late Eli B. Springs. The American Art Association; November 19-24, 1934, the American Art Association sold as lot 699. Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection