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Tankard with "Pheasants" from the Ladies Amusements

Manufacturer: Worcester Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1758
Dimensions:
Overall: 15.3 x 15.4 x 12 cm (6 x 6 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium: Steatitic (soapstone) soft-paste porcelain, brown-black overglaze printed enamel
Credit Line: Gift of Norman B. and Cicely B. Bell
Origin:England, Worcestershire, Worcester
Object number: G98.6.1
DescriptionWorcester tankard, two-pint cylindrical with flared base, with grooved and ribbed loop handle recessed base. It has a brownish-black transfer-printed decoration of "Exotic Birds" or "Pheasants" from the Ladies Amusements.