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Black glazed jug - 1757

Black glazed jug, © Wedgwood Museum
    Black glazed jug
    © Wedgwood Museum

This excavated shard is the main piece of a black-glazed jug. Black glazes of this type are known as Jackfield glaze. the jug is decorated with moulded and applied decoration.

This excavated shard is the main piece of a black-glazed jug. Black glazes of this type are known as Jackfield glaze. the jug is decorated with moulded and applied decoration.

  • Type of object: Useful ware/jug
  • Mark: None
  • Year produced: 1757
  • Body: Staffordshire redware
  • Glaze: Jackfield
  • Material: ceramic
  • Decoration: glazed, ornamented
  • Accession number: 4829
  • Dimensions: 140 mm (height), 110 mm (diameter)

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