Stock #: 1013329 Size: 9cm high
Price: AU$ 1,850.00
Lowestoft sparrow beak jug, painted in underglaze blue, iron red, and gold with a version of the Two Birds pattern, the interior with a small blue & red border.
Original collection labels,
unmarked, Circa 1775
References: Provenance: Wheeler Collection #68, exhibited Norwich Museum. This collection is still regarded as the best representation of Lowestoft in public view. An identical example is illustrated in 'Lowestoft Porcelains' by Geoffrey Godden page 119.
Condition: chip beneath foot, small stress hairline at spout join
Antique Porcelain & Pottery