Additional Image:

The other side of the jug is printed with a standing sheep on a rocky outcrop with trees and shrubs to the left and mountains to the rear.  For another example of this print see English Ceramic Circle publication Bow Porcelain, On-glaze Prints and their Sources, Gordon and Sue Guy-Jones, 2013 p. 75 


Shape Type: Breakfast & Tea Wares

Pattern Type: Animals

Date: c. 1757-1760


  • Diameter: 1.38 in (3.50 cm)
  • Height: 2.60 in (6.60 cm)
  • Length: 2.60 in (6.60 cm)
  • Width: 1.38 in (3.50 cm)

Maker: Bow


A small sparrow beak jug printed with sheep in purple.  One side shows two sheep, one standing and the other lying down, with a tree and shrubs to the right and grass in the foreground.