American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Taylor Copeland, British, 1797–1868

“Harvest Barrel” Jug

registered February 26, 1853

Stoneware

9 1/2 x 7 x 5 1/2 in. (24.13 x 17.78 x 13.97 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Dr. Joseph V. and Eleanor M. Medeiros
2011.54.44
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Manufactured in Stoke-on-Trent, England
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Geoffrey A. Godden, An Illustrated Encyclopedia of British Pottery and Porcelain (New York: Crown Publishers, 1966), 107, fig. Plate 177.

Kathy Hughes, A Collector’s Guide To Nineteenth-Century Jugs, 2 (Dallas: Taylor Publishing Company, 1991), 41, no. 98, 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.