An image of Small jug or sauce boat

Bow

(England 1744 – 1776)

Small jug or sauce boat

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The applied prunus-sprig decoration was adopted from Chinese examples by several European factories. On this example the cool grey glaze and firing problems which have resulted in staining suggest an early date.

Year
circa 1747-circa 1748
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
5.2 x 13.2 x 8.9 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.78