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Title

Milk jug

circa 1765-1770


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

Painted in underglaze blue with the ‘dragon’ pattern based on Chinese originals. The design features a dragon chasing a flaming pearl. The dragon’s tail folds into the interior of the jug.


Details


Date

circa 1765-1770


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

8.4 x 8.3 x 6.5 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.146


Artist information

Worcester

Works in the collection

20


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 87 (colour illus.). cat.no. 103