Jug, Cashmere Pattern
Decorative Arts and Design
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.
Gift of Gretchen Adkins
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.
This item is not on view
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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