Additional Image:

Shown here is the second pattern, Buffalo, printed under the spout of the jug. 


Shown here is a blue printed version of the Buffalo pattern on one side and the Chinese Adults on the other.  The same Brick and Garland border design was used on the collar. It is an identical shape to the black printed version above and was most likely produced by the same maker. 


Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Chinese, Asian and Other Exotic Themes

Date: c. 1795-1805


  • Height: 11.00 in (27.94 cm)

Maker: Unknown


A large earthenware jug printed in black with two line-engraved patterns:  Chinese Adults is printed on both sides as shown in this first image and the Buffalo, or Boy on a Buffalo pattern is printed under the spout (see below).  Three different border designs were used on this jug: the Brick and Garland pattern and a honeycomb pattern printed on the exterior; the latter...