Hector van Droie : Cunnig Artus.
- Additional Title(s):
- Stoke-on-Trent?, England, [1868?]
- Physical Description:
- 1 jug : relief-molded white stoneware ; height 22 cm, width 14 cm (including handle), depth 10 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsParks Jug 52Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961View by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Three-Dimensional Artifacts
- Henrywood depicts a similar jug with green ground that "may have been made by Liddle Elliot & Son" in 1868.
Impressed with the numbers '33' and '68' on the bottom.
Without a lid, but two holes for a lid hinge are present.
Henrywood, R. K. Illustrated guide to British jugs, pages 155, 157
On one side, the jug depicts Hector of Troy ("Hector van Droie"), in armor; on the other, King Arthur ("Cvnnig Artvs") with armor and wide-brimmed had.
- Subject Terms:
- Arthur, King.Hector (Legendary character)Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
- Jugs (vessels)
Glazed ceramic ware (visual works)
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