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Meigh, Charles

Julius Caesar.

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
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Parks Jug 39
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Three-Dimensional Artifacts
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.
Jugs (vessels)
Stoneware (pottery)
Ceramic (material)
Molding (forming)
Glazed ceramic ware (visual works)
Boitard, Louis-Philippe, active 1733-1770.

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