jug, ale

manufacturer: unknown

circa 1790
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Object Detail

ale jug decorated in coloured glazes. A dog forms the handle, its teeth and tongue bared. All around the body of the jug hang various game (rabbits, fowl, etc.). The cover is decorated with applied leaves, branches and a berry ar nut.
Maker and role
manufacturer: unknown
Production place
Staffordshire, England
Production date
circa 1790
Media description
earthenware, glazed
190 x 93 x 132 mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
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