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On View Evelyn F. Bartlett Gallery, level 1

Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Jug, about 1805
  • Ceramic, porcelain
  • China
  • H: 29.00 cm (H: 11.4 in)
  • Gift of Mrs. Francis B. Crowninshield, 1953
  • E50557.AB

DESCRIPTION

Cider jug and cover decorated on dexter with a brig flying an American flag in calm water. The same brig in foul weather is on the sinister side of spout. The cover has a dog on top. The stern board of the brig has an indecipherable, possibly Dutch, name on it.