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Object Name Jug
Title Bear Jug
Year Range from 1740
Year Range to 1760
Place of Origin England
Description 9 3/4” x 7 1/2” x 4 3/4”, Stoneware. Jug with a grayish-white body and a salt glaze. Cylindrical container molded as a bear’s body (b) with attached legs and a dog on the chest. The bear’s collar and head (a) form the cover. The eyes, nails, and collar motifs are picked out with brown slip; fur is made of clay bits.
Collection The Vivian S. Hawes Collection
Accession Number 2000.226