American Decorative Arts
Maker, probably by: Samuel Alcock & Co., British, 1828–1853

Jug, “Ariadne” pattern

ca. 1846

Stoneware

8 3/4 × 5 3/4 × 6 7/8 in. (22.23 × 14.61 × 17.46 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Dr. Joseph V. and Eleanor M. Medeiros
2011.54.24
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Manufactured in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Kathy Hughes, A Collector’s Guide to Nineteenth-Century Jugs (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul plc, 1985), 67–68, no. 87, ill.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.