Jug, Cashmere Pattern
Matte grey stoneware
Patented March 15th 1867
7 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 7/8 in. (18.7 x 14.0 x 12.4 cm) (show scale)
On base: standard molded registry diamond applied in the reverse. Makers name impressed in to molded circular ring around registry diamond: “CASHMERE. /13./W.B.COBRIDGE”. Two illegible production marks.
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Gift of Gretchen Adkins
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William Brownfield (English, 1850-1870). Jug, Cashmere Pattern, Patented March 15th 1867. Matte grey stoneware, 7 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 7/8 in. (18.7 x 14.0 x 12.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Gretchen Adkins, 2000.126.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2000.126.2_mark.jpg)
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White molded stoneware jug of baluster form with pinched neck, body with identical decoration on both sides consisting of truncated five petal flowers at top, the body centered with a large tear-drop containing centralized floral medallion, surrounded with a large border of symmetrical molded leaves, with applied handle formed by two entwined serpents.
Condition: very good, small brown stain near inner spout.
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