Torquay Arts & Crafts Art Pottery Floral Mottoware Water Jug

Torquay Arts & Crafts Art Pottery Floral Mottoware Water Jug

Code: DA1001007

Dimensions:

H: 21cm (8.3")Di: 17.5cm (6.9")

£335.00 Approx $424.05, €390.9

A stylish Arts & Crafts Torquay ware art pottery mottoware water jug decorated with the Kerswell Daisy pattern on a mustard yellow ground and dating from around 1890. The jug has an enclosed pouring spout and both a carrying and side pouring handle and the body is hand painted with a stylized floral pattern in colored enamels and has verse painted to the opposite side which reads:

Do the work thats nearest,

Tho' its dull at whiles;

Helping when you meet them,

Lame dogs over stiles

This stylish jug is not marked.

Offered in good condition.


Origin : England
Maker : Torquay Factory
Manufacture Date : Circa 1890
Materials : Terracotta