Milk jug and cover

second half of 18th century (made)

Zürich faience and porcelain factory

Height: 10.2 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm

C.595&A-1925 CER

Milk jug and cover, porcelain painted in overglaze enamels, Zürich faience and porcelain factory, Switzerland, second half of 18th century

Milk jug and cover of porcelain. Pear-shaped body decorated with lusters of fruit, jutting spout and scroll handle outlined in mauve. Flat lid painted with flowers.

Given by Sir Benjamin Faudel-Philips, Bt

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 28, shelf 1

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