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Covered jug

Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue decoration and gilding. Jug has an ovoid body, and a slightly domed lid with a lion finial and an everted rim. Ear-shaped handle is painted in underglaze blue and consists of two crossed straps that terminate in gilded floral sprigs. The underglaze blue...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret Oakley as a gift to the collection of her grandfather, Dudley Leavitt Pickman

about 1810

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

1997.277a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain