Object Title

Jug

Jug

Date

1810

Object Number

XVIII.809

Provenance

Andrew Hilton, Special Auction Services, The Coach House, Midgham Park, Reading, RG7 5UG. 10 June 2001, Lot No.481.

Physical Description

Of silver lustre pearlware, commemorating Sir Francis Burdett. Printed in grey with a portrait above a ribboned inscription flanked by coloured foliage. The reverse bears a circular cartouche with details of his committal to the Tower in 1810. Beneath the spout is a lustre medallion, 'Thos. Goff, Gamekeeper 1810' above a dog and sporting gun.

Dimensions

Dimensions: 181mm high

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

Commemorative Pottery 1780-1900, J&J.May, 1972, plate 194.

Notes

Purchased at same sale along with XVIII.810, 811, and 812.