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Jones & Walley

Good Samaritan.

Cobridge, England, 1841.
Physical Description:
1 jug : relief-molded blue-green stoneware, glazed ; height 27 cm (including handle), width 24 cm (including handle), depth 18 cm
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Parks Jug 62
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Copyright Status:
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Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Impressed on the bottom: "Published Nov. 1, 1841, by Jones & Walley, Cobridge. Good Samaritan. 4."
Hughes, K. Collector's guide to nineteenth-century jugs, 44
Henrywood, R.K. Relief-moulded jugs, 1820-1900, pages 98-99
The jug depicts the Biblical parable of the Good Samaritan. On one side of the jug the Samaritan is depicted riding on horseback; on the other, he stops to help a man lying by the road.
Subject Terms:
Good Samaritan (Parable)
Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
Jugs (vessels)
Stoneware (pottery)
Ceramic (material)
Molding (forming)
Glazed ceramic ware (visual works)

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