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An Elizabeth I Silver-Gilt Mounted Tigerware Jug (1559 London)

Country of Origin

London

Dated

1559

Medium

Silver-Gilt Mounted Stoneware

Dimensions

  8.25inch high
(  20.95 cm high)

Condition

Good.


Description / Expertise

The German stoneware jug with typical allover mottled brown glaze, fitted with a silver-gilt hinged gadrooned cover, foliate scrollwork collar and stiff leaf-tip foot rim, the thumbpiece as crossed flowers, the panels on either side of the handle inscribed 1560, fully marked on collar and cover.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Fully hallmarked