Antique Masons Patent Ironstone Hydra Jug "Japan Basket" Serpent Handle, c 1815-1825
Product Description: One of Masons lovely octagonal, hydra jugs printed and hand-painted using the vibrant Imari color palette in the popular “Japan" Basket pattern. It measures 6 1/4" tall and features a serpent design handle highlighted with light lustre on the handle and rim. The earlier incised back stamp is shown on bottom.
Dimensions: 6 ¼” - 6 ½” tall, 4 ¼” across top
Product Weight: 1 pound 8 ounces
Capacity: 32 ounces (4 cups or 1 Quart)
Markings/Signatures: Backstamp: Impressed underneath base; Mason’s Patent Ironstone China on two lines. Note: Some of lettering and wording is worn.
Material: Painted Ironstone China (hardened earthenware)
Colors: Blue, Rusty-Orange, White, Green
Condition: Previously owned – used. No chips or cracks. Wear is consistent with age. A few glazing blemish spots with discoloration on the bottom, inside (as shown). Normal wear on base. Wear on luster rim.
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