English porcelain jug, blue sprigged classical figures, lions head spout, Alcock? c. 1825
English porcelain octagonal jug, with dramatic lions head spout, decorated with lavender blue sprigged classical figures of children and ladies.
Unmarked, c. 1825
Crack to top of handle, rim flaw
ref. Henrywood ‘British Jugs’ pl 285 for a pair, maker unknown; the same jug without sprigs appears on the TCC database, #7438 – maker unknown.
Samuel Alcock made a very similar spout on a round jug, providing one possible clue.