Adams & Bromley Majolica Holly Jug with Pewter Lid c.1880
Height: 20cm (8 inches)
The body modelled as bark with trailing holly , the handle formed as two entwined branches all under a pewter lid.
Crisp modelling and bright majolica glazes.
Adams and Bromley produced high quality Majolica, their glazes always extremely bright and their modelling sharp.
They manufactures a huge range of items from bread trays, cheese dishes, jugs, tea sets, dessert plates etc. in ranges with titles such as corn, Waterlily, apples and pears, geranium etc.
For more information on Adams & Bromley Majolica see 'Majolica Mania' Bard Graduate Centre NY, (Curatorial Advisor Nick Boston), pages 186-209