Eathernware, lead-glazed (pearlware, China Glaze / Pearl White)
Gift of Miss Anne Watkins
Acc. No. 1992-38
Jug: Thrown lead-glazed earthenware (pearlware) jug of bulbous body rising to straight cylindrical neck; curved beak spout opposite plain extruded c-shaped handle; molded urn-shaped medallion applied on body below spout; decorated with incised leafy vine between concentric double lines at shoulder and three inches above foot; another incised stylized leafy vine around neck, interrupted by the spout; all the incised decoration picked out in blue (scratch blue decoration).
Provenance:Ex collection: Anne Watkins, Washington, DC.
Object has a Virginia history.