Signature faint crossed swords mark in underglaze blue on the bottom
Marks faint crossed swords mark in underglaze blue on the bottom
Inscription Dated on the jug "1740"
Provenance Emma Ranette Lazarus Budge (1852-1937), Hamburg, Germany; her sale, Paul Graupe auction house, Berlin, Germany, September 27-29, 1937, lot 815; purchased at auction by "Veeck." Dealer Armand Wittekind, Paris, France; purchased in 1951 by Eugenia Woodward Hitt (1905-1990), New York, New York; by bequest to the Birmingham Museum of Art in 1991