Covered Jar

Dutch (Delft)
around 1723-35
Mark ascribed to Ary van Rijsselberg (Dutch, active around 1703-1735)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Height: 12.9cm (5 1/16in.) Diameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.120a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Mark of Aegestyn Reygens (see notes). Decorated with flowers, foliage, insects, and flying bird in blue, orange, green, gold, and black in imitation of Japanese porcelain. Fine crack across cover. Cover and rim with stylized motifs.

Markings

Conjoined "AR" associated with Ary de Rijsselberg at De Drie Vergulde Astonnekens factory

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson