Set of three graduated octagonal antique Masons Patent Ironstone jugs c1840. The jugs are in a very attractive chinoiserie pattern known as "red conversation" with hand painted figural panels on a predominantly terracotta-red body. Floral design around neck and inside rim and classic Mason's "hydra" handle. Transfer printed with hand painted over-glaze. The jugs have the Mason's printed banner mark to their bases. 15cm, 11cm and 9.5cm in height. Uncommon to find a matching set of three which make a very attractive display group.
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Set of Three Masons Ironstone Chinoiserie Hydra Jugs c1840
These jugs are in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.