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92/885 Jug, earthenware, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960. Click to enlarge.

Earthenware jug

Designed
Jug, earthenware, with tall cylindrical body slightly swollen at base, two indent bands at neck, squared pouring lip, large C-shaped handle set rim to lower body, flower design in low relief on the front, two-tone glazed with greyish yellow glaze and turquoise green glaze in vertical streaks.

Summary

Object No.

92/885

Object Statement

Jug, earthenware, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960

Physical Description

Jug, earthenware, with tall cylindrical body slightly swollen at base, two indent bands at neck, squared pouring lip, large C-shaped handle set rim to lower body, flower design in low relief on the front, two-tone glazed with greyish yellow glaze and turquoise green glaze in vertical streaks.

Marks

Impressed marks "LA VELL" and "V85" under the base under glaze.

Dimensions

Height

213 mm

Width

146 mm

Depth

101 mm

Production

Notes

Pottery situated at 61 Lakemba Street, Belmore, Sydney.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Dr David H Chamberlain, 1992

Acquisition Date

29 June 1992

Cite this Object

Harvard

Earthenware jug 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 9 December 2022, <https://ma.as/128264>

Wikipedia

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