Puzzle jug

This is a small and incomplete puzzle jug from North Devon, dated 1822 in the inscription. The maker is unknown. The writing has been scratched through a layer of slip (thin clay) to reveal the body colour of the earthenware jug below. It reads: Miss Burnard / Hartland Devon / October 28th / 1822.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
67/1928/2
Collection Class
British ceramics
Material
earthenware | | | |
Common Name
puzzle jug
Simple Name
jug
Inscription Transcription
Miss Burnard / Hartland Devon / October 28th / 1822
Period Classification
George IV (1820-1830)
Production Town
Bideford
Production County
N. Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Date
c 1822
Production Person Initials

Production Person Surname

Production Year Low
1821
Production Year High
1822

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puzzle jug