A very unusual 19th century Japanese porcelain jug, with relief moulded decoration of deer grazing in a mountainous landscape, with bands of moulded stylized leaves etc.
Possibly inspired by an English pearlware ‘Prattware Jug’ .
Circa: 1850, Japan
Height: 15.00cm (5.91 inches)
Condition: Handle break restored with ‘coloured fill’ (see photos)
Stock ref: 14212/sno.xo