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Jug: C.44-2017

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Maker(s)

New Hall Porcelain Factory (Factory)

Description

Bone china, moulded in relief with a hunting scene and a leaf and berry border painted in polychrome enamels

Bone china, moulded in two halves, with integral relief decoration, painted in blue, green, yellow, red, brown, and black enamels. The bulbous jug stands on a low foot, and has a short cylindrical neck with a projecting lip. The strap handle is moulded with leaves in relief, and has a projecting finger rest near the lower end. On the sides, two men on horseback are galloping to the left towards a deer attacked by hounds beside a tree, and another man on foot who is brandishing a whip in one hand and holds the reigns of his horse in the other. On the other side is his horse trotting to the right, and behind it, two trees with a stylized flowering plant between them. Round the neck there is a continuous black stem bearing paired green leaves and paired black stalks with three red berries on each. The leaves on the back of the handle are outlined in black and have black dotted central vein.

Notes

History note: Unknown before Kenneth Henry Bolton; his widow, Hazel E. Bolton

Legal notes

Given by Hazel E. Bolton in memory of her late husband, Kenneth Henry Bolton

Measurements and weight

Height: 8.5 cm
Length: 12.5 cm

Relative size of this object

12.5 cm8.5 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • New Hall ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-11-20) by Bolton, Hazel Elizabeth, Mrs

Dating

Early 19th Century
George III
George IV
Circa 1818 - 1825

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( blue, green, yellow, red, brown, and black)

Materials used in production

presumed lead-glaze Lead-glaze Bone china

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Bone china, moulded with decoration in relief, painted overglaze in blue, green, yellow, red, brown and black enamels
Glazing

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: circular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: NEW/HALL
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in blue b iro
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.44-2017
Primary reference Number: 222912
Entry Form number: 1338
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 28 November 2017 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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