Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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jug
  • England, United Kingdom
  • jug, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • copper lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width/Diameter: 19.6 x 25 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width/Diameter: 7 11/16 x 9 13/16 x 7 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1984
Description

Copper luster jug with scrolled handle. There is a band of blue at the top of the jug and a wide band of blue around the body. On top of the wide band are three scenes in white relief: a female figure with four children and a basket of fruit on a pedestal, a winged griffin-like animal with foliate designs, and a putto with foliate designs. The spout and handle have a foliate design. The handle is scrolled at the top.