jar

Pilkington's Tiles Group Plc



jar

Pilkington's Tiles Group Plc

Summary

Swollen cylindrical jar, tapering to foot and shoulder, short narrow neck. Domed cover with pointed finial. Decorated with an orange glaze and painted in silver lustre with six narrow vertical panels of slender leaves, lustre turning brown near shoulder, each panel with three reserved peaches in orange. Between the panels, plain orange ground mottled with copper red and dull brown silver lustre. Orange glazed cover with brown overglaze reserving three peaches in orange. Surrounding peaches, slender leaves painted in dull dark brown lustre. Dark iridescent lustre finial.


Object Name

jar

Date Created

1910 (date of throwing)

Dimensions

without lid: 17cm
with lid: 21.1cm

accession number

1920.145A

Place of creation

Clifton Junction

Medium

earthenware

Credit

Presented by Mr Edward A Eason

Legal

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