Shape Type: Toilet & Personal Hygiene

Pattern Type: Chinese, Asian and Other Exotic Themes

Date: 1820-1830

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 9.75 in (24.765 cm)
  • Height: 11.25 in (28.575 cm)

Maker: John & William Ridgway

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

India Temple was a popular pattern and was also printed on Ridgway's toilet sets.  Shown here is a large earthenware wash jug and basin printed in blue with a molded gadroon border.  The jug's handle is elegantly molded and the pedestal of the jug is molded in a simple linear pattern.

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