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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Ridgway , Son & Co., 1838–1845

Jug, “Jousting” pattern

registered September 1, 1840

Stoneware

9 1/4 × 8 × 6 7/8 in. (23.5 × 20.32 × 17.46 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Dr. Joseph V. and Eleanor M. Medeiros
2011.54.49
Geography: 
Manufactured in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

Hugh Wakefield, Victorian Pottery (London: Barrie and Jenkins, 1962), 43, fig. 16.

Kathy Hughes, A Collector’s Guide to Nineteenth-Century Jugs (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul plc, 1985), 42, no. 40, 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.