A small early creamware teapot and cover and two cream jugs, circa 1750
Lot 19
An early creamware teapot and cover and two cream jugs, circa 1750
£650 - 850
US$ 1,100 - 1,400
Lot Details
An early creamware teapot and cover and two cream jugs, circa 1750
All supported by three claw feet, the teapot with a crabstock handle and spout, applied in crisp relief with a fruiting vine, 9.5cm high the jugs of pear shape, one applied with fruiting vine, 8.3cm high the other with prunus, 8.2cm high (some damage and restoration) (4)

Footnotes

  • These pieces are similar in form and decoration to contemporary saltglazed examples. The vine decorated jug is illustrated by Diana Edwards, The influence of Saltglazed Stoneware on Creamware, Creamware and Pearlware Re-Examined (2005), fig.2, p.147 along with a saltglazed jug applied with prunus, illustrated as fig.1. The creamware prunus jug is illustrated by Roger Massey, Understanding Creamware (2005), p.16.
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