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Covered milk jug

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Small jug with cover which has brass finial; royal blue ground with 2 side reserves decorated with chinoiserie figure birds and flowers; cover with 2 small reserves decorated in like manner; gilt bordering also birds and insects in gilt over blue ground;

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1725 with later decoration

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

14.4 x 9.8 x 8 cm (5 11/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2051a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain