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T. & R. Boote.
Infant Samuel.
Burselm, Stoke-on-Trent, England, 1848.
Physical Description:
1 jug : tan stoneware, relief-molded, with metal lid ; height 20 cm (including lid), width 10 cm (including handle), depth 9 cm
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Parks Jug 26
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Three-Dimensional Artifacts
The jug is decorated on both sides with a scene based on a painting by John Singleton Copley, Samuel Relating to Eli the Judgements of God upon Eli's House, 1780. Beneath the spout on the front of the jug is a single figure with turban and breastplate carrying a smoking incense burner.
With a metal lid with scrolling thumbpiece.
The bottom with printed marks: the royal arms above a scroll with "T. & R. BOOTE"; with diamond registration mark for 17 October 1848, parcel 3.
Title from Hughes.
Hughes, Kathy. Collector's guide to nineteenth-century jugs, v. 1, no. 79
Henrywood, R. K. Relief-moulded jugs, 1820-1900, pages 184-186
Subject Terms:
Eli (Biblical figure)
Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
Samuel (Biblical judge)
Jugs (vessels)
Lids (covers)
Stoneware (pottery)
Ceramic (material)
Molding (forming)
Metalwork (visual works)
Based on: Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815. Samuel Relating to Eli the Judgements of God upon Eli's House.
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