Wine jug by George Fox

Wine jug in the form of a bird with hinged head and garnet eyes.

Details

Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Partridge Fine Arts

The design is based on a 12th century Mosan bronze acquamanile.

Venue details

Lotherton Hall Off Collier Lane, Towton, Aberford, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS25 3EB 0113 3782959 www.leeds.gov.uk/lothertonhall

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.50)

1 Mar – 31 Oct Daily, whole house open 10am – 5pm, Nov & Dec, downstairs open 10am – 4pm, Closed 25 – 26 Dec. Last entry 45mins before closing. Jan & Feb - guided tours only at 11:00 & 14:00, close 1 Jan