White Salt-glazed Stoneware Milk Jug and Cover, England, c. 1745, probably Staffordshire and in the manner of the Thomas and John Wedgwood partnership, pear shape slip-cast with panels of fanciful flowers over panels of allegorical figures, the cover with floral panels radiating from the central knop, ht. 5 3/4 in.
Provenance: Jonathan Horne.
Literature: Identical illustrated in Early Staffordshire Pottery, by Rackham, illus. 37.
Cover: Professionally restored.
Jug: Three rim hairlines of 1/2, 5/8, 1".
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