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Figure Group

c1810 This enamelled pearlware figure group depicts a scene from the once popular verse 'The Parson and the Clerk'. Here they stagger home drunk, the Clerk lighting the way with a lantern. The group is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Pop

Medallion

c1790 This oval pearlware plaque is moulded and decorated in underglaze colours with a scene from the once popular verse 'The Parson and the Clerk'. Here they stagger home drunk, the Clerk lighting the way with a lantern. The plaque is part of the Religion them

Figure Group

c1785-95 This oxide painted earthenware figure group represents a scene from the once popular verse known as 'The Vicar and Moses'. The group is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Jug

c1810 This enamelled pearlware jug is moulded as a Parson pouring ale into a glass. He sits on a chair whose back forms the handle of the jug. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Vase

c1750 This vase in hard paste porcelain, is painted and gilded with cornucopiae, flowers and bunches of grapes and a portrait of Erasmus inscribed: DESIDERIUS ERASMUS. The vase is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Jug

c1800 This creamware jug is printed in black with 1) THE TERRIBLE GHOST OR VILLAGE IN AN UPROAR. 2) shield and supporters with banner inscribed: THE BUTCHERS ARMS. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Jug

c1800 This creamware jug is printed in black with: 1) a farmer, his wife and the Parson inscribed: THE TYTHE PIG, and; 2) a shield and supporters with ribbon inscribed: THE FARMERS ARMS. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular

Jug

c1790 This creamware jug is printed in black with 1) scene inscribed: TYTHE IN KIND OR SOWS REVENGE 2) verses in wreath inscribed: THE BACHELORS WISH. The jug is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.

Figure Group

c1815 This enamelled pearlware figure group depicts a farmer, his wife and a parson to whom they offer their tenth child. At their feet are traditional tythe offerings of a basket of eggs, two piglets and sheaves of wheat. The scene is popularly known as 'The T

Tile

c1760 This delftware tile is printed in red with a farmer and his wife presenting their tenth child to the horrified parson, a church in the background. The scene is popularly known as 'The Tythe Pig'. The tile is part of the Religion theme in the Willett Colle

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