Jug: Five Swans

 
Jug: Five Swans
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  • Title :     Jug: Five Swans
  • Artist:     Otto Eckmann Designer of decoration Villeroy & Boch Maker
  • Accession:     TD1990.110.1
  • Country:     Germany Mettlach
  • Date:     1898 1897, decoration design
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8 5-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 20.3 13.9 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Birds , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1990.110.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall matte glazed jug with five white swans swimming down a blue stream with red-brown trees against a tan ground; gray-colored base, handle and mouth; gloss-glazed green glazed interior.