Owl jug

Owl jug & cover.

Details

Medium:
Slipware
Dimensions:
18 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £22,101)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

Made in two parts and then decorated with hand-modelled details. Decoration achieved by laying on a coat of slip on which lines of contrasting colours are slip-trailed. These lines are mingled together after the manner of marbling paper (feathering).

Provenance

Phillips 7/3/90, lot 217.

Venue details

The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery Bethesda Street, Hanley, STOKE-ON-TRENT Staffordshire ST1 3DW 01782 232 323 www.stokemuseums.org.uk/visit/pmag

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 4pm

Please see the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery website for Christmas opening

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