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Creator:
Meigh, Charles.
Title(s):

Julius Caesar.

Published/Created:
Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, England, 1839.
Physical Description:
1 jug : relief-molded tan stoneware ; height 25 cm (including handle), width 21 cm (including handle), depth 16 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Parks Jug 39
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
Impressed on bottom, within a laurel wreath: "Nov. 1st, 1839. Published by C. Meigh, Hanley. Julius Caesar." With the impressed figure '6'.
Title from Hughes.
Hughes, Kathy. Collector's guide to nineteenth-century jugs, v. 1, no. 31
Henrywood, R. K. Relief-moulded jugs, 1820-1900, pages 106-107
Depicts Julius Caesar landing his troops in Britain and Boadicea, the Queen of the Iceni Tribe, rallying her troops. Based on a print by Louis-Philippe Boitard. See Hughes.
Subject Terms:
Boadicea, Queen, -62.
Caesar, Julius.
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 55 B.C.-449 A.D.
Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
Form/Genre:
Jugs (vessels)
Stoneware (pottery)
Ceramic (material)
Molding (forming)
Glazed ceramic ware (visual works)
Contributors:
Boitard, Louis-Philippe, active 1733-1770.
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