Vintage Jug, 1854–55
This is a jug. It was workshop of Joseph Angell III. It is dated 1854–55 and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is raised, cast, and applied gilt silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Louise B. Scott.
It is credited
Gift of Louise B. Scott.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 31.5 x 12.5 x 12.5 cm (12 3/8 x 4 15/16 x 4 15/16in.)
It has the following markings
Maker's mark (JFA in shaped shield), lion passant, Queen's head, leopard's head, and date letter "T" for 1854-5.
Cite this object as
Vintage Jug, 1854–55; Workshop of Joseph Angell III (English, ca.1816–ca.1891); England; raised, cast, and applied gilt silver; H x W x D: 31.5 x 12.5 x 12.5 cm (12 3/8 x 4 15/16 x 4 15/16in.); Gift of Louise B. Scott; 1936-21-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser.