Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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jug
  • England, United Kingdom
  • jug, circa 1790–1820
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware, glazing
  • Object Height: 10.2 cm
    Object Height: 4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0049
Description

Small earthenware jug with painted cupids and grapevines on top of a cream ground. The cupids are peach colored, the grapes are purple and the leaves are green. The rim of the jug is scalloped and trimmed in blue. The handle is ear-shaped with a band of blue and purple grape design. There is a masked head under the spout.