Samuel Alcock Porcelain Hand Painted Jug c.1855
Designed as a squat lekythos shape in a cobalt blue ground with a scarlet loop handle and neck, the body profusely hand painted in polychrome blossoms and leaves all against a gilded net.
transfer marks to underside S.A.&Co. painted shape number: no.3-632
Samuel Alcock & Co were manufacturers of Porcelain, Parian, Majolica & earthenware at Cobridge, Staffordshire between 1828-1859.