Large cream pottery jug used in psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia.

Physical Description

Large cream, thick pottery jug for serving milk or water. Has slightly protruding round base with ridge just above it, straight sides, sloping slightly inward to the top, pointed pouring lip and broad, concave ridge around rim. Has half heart-shaped, loop-style handle with rounded, rather lumpy point at the top. Produced for the Government of Victoria and used in psychiatric institutions.


Example of crockery used in psychiatric hospitals in Victoria Australia

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