- Burselm, Stoke-on-Trent, England, 1848.
- Physical Description:
- 1 jug : tan relief-molded stoneware, with metal lid ; 20 cm high (including lid) x 9 cm in diameter (10 cm including handle)
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsParks Jug 26Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Three-Dimensional Artifacts
- 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's Collector's guide.
Hughes, Kathy. Collector's guide to nineteenth-century jugs, v. 1, no. 79
Henrywood, R. K. Relief-moulded jugs, 1820-1900, pages 184-186
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.
- Subject Terms:
- Eli (Biblical figure)Parks, Stephen -- Ownership.Samuel (Biblical judge)
- Jugs (vessels)
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