Edward Walley, Villa Pottery (1845-1865). <em>Jug, Ceres Pattern</em>, Patented April 26th 1851. Matte blue stoneware, 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.  (20.0 x 14.6 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Gretchen Adkins, 2000.126.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2000.126.4_view2.jpg)

Jug, Ceres Pattern

Artist:Edward Walley, Villa Pottery

Medium: Matte blue stoneware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:Patented April 26th 1851

Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 x 5 1/4 in. (20.0 x 14.6 x 13.3 cm)


Accession Number: 2000.126.4

Image: CUR.2000.126.4_view2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tall matt blue stoneware molded jug in Rococo revival style with symmetrical curvilinear lip and bulge at center of vessel, body decorated with wheat sheaf decoration, molded and applied C shape handle in form of a tree branch, inside glazed. Condition: good, crack across base with historic adhesive repair and glue residue to lower body.

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