Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835
Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835
Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835
Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835
Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835

Mason's Patent Ironstone Chinoiserie 'Conversation' Hydra Jug c1835

£170.00
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A superb Mason's Hydra (snake handled) jug, richly decorated in the 'Conversation' pattern with vignettes of Chinese figures in a garden. The underglaze transfer is overpainted by hand in orange, rose madder, green, yellow and cobalt. The rim and handle are highlighted with soft orange lustre typical of the period. A fine example in excellent condition, showing no signs of wear. Printed early Mason's 'angular crown' mark (see image 5). Height 13.5cm (5.25in)

Specifications
  • Condition:
    New
  • Weight:
    0.8kg