About this object

A squat milk jug, with three feet and a wide lip. The jug is decorated with a series of floral medallions filled with enamel in reds, whites, pale turquoise and royal blue. The raised designs are covered with gilt as is the interior of the jug (matching sugar bowl is 53.97.10).

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Hindu; Muslim
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Southern Asia: India: Jammu and Kashmir
  • Date made
    Late 19th Century
  • Materials
    Enamel; Brass; Gilt Metal
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of Francis Younghusband
  • Collector
    Francis Edward Younghusband
  • Place collected
    Not recorded
  • Date collected
    Not recorded
  • Measurements
    110 mm x 92 mm x 70 mm; 4 5/16 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in
  • Note
    Curator's note: There is no provenance attached to this object, but Younghusband possibly acquired it when Resident in Kashmir.
  • Related people
Object view = Humanities
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