John Edwerds Union Inn Stafford 1824".  This no doubt refers to John Edwards who was listed as the licensee of the Union Inn Stafford in trade directories of the period.

" /> Printed British Pottery & Porcelain | Jug
collection of Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

Additional Image:

Reverse side  of jug.


Hand painted inscription on the front of the jug.


Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Genre Scenes

Date: 1824

Maker: Unknown


Pearlware jug, with copper lustre band at the rim and printed in purple with rural scenes.  On one side is a farmyard scene with a field worker and a milkmaid going about their work as two children walk  away, on the other side a seated man relaxes smoking a pipe while a small boy with a stick and hoop approaches.

The front has a painted...