zz Crown Devon (Fielding's Devon Ware) "Georgian" Silverine vintage milk jug / creamer (c.1920s) (SOLD)
Crown Devon (Fielding's Devon Ware) "Georgian" Silverine vintage milk jug / creamer (c.1920s) (SOLD)
A c.1920s vintage Crown Devon (Fielding's Devon Ware) milk jug / creamer, with metallic silver finish to the exterior, gilt finish to the interior and matt black handles - a delightful pottery imitation of silver plate! The jug, which measures approximately 12.7cm (5in) in length at the top (including handle) and 7.2cm (2.85in) in height, is marked to the base with the printed stamp "DEVON WARE / FIELDING'S / [crown] / STOKE ON TRENT / ENGLAND / SILVERINE" (as used c.1917-30) together with a small printed code, the number "0693" handpainted in black, a small silver dot, and the impressed mark "GEORGIAN / 1".
The external base is crazed, whilst there is some less noticeable crazing to the interior, together with age wear including scratches and a few tiny spots of damage to the finish where the white below can be seen; there are some minor manufacturing imperfections including a few tiny lumps and pinholes in the glaze.
SOLD Dec. 2013
|Brand||Fielding's Devon Ware|