Historical information

This jug and bowl set is a household item dating from the early to mid 20th century. They would have held perhaps sugar and milk or cream and used on special occasions for family gatherings or the arrival of visitors for afternoon tea or at an "At Home" occasion.


This set has no known provenance but is retained as an attractive example of a household item used when dining on special occasions by the more affluent families in the district.

Physical description

.1 A circular clear glass bowl hand-painted around the top area with an engraved band of blue, white and gold decoration, white decoration on the lower section of the bowl and gold bands around the middle section and the rim.
.2 A jug of clear glass with hand-painting similar to that on the bowl.