The heart shaped single-handled spouted tin glazed earthenware jug with stopper decorated in shades of blue with the former old building “T Lootsje“ from the BOLS company on the Rozengracht 99 – 107 in Amsterdam. with two stylized flowers and in top LEB for LIKEUR FABRIEK ERVEN LUCAS BOLS Amsterdam and ANNO 1575 (Established). The stopper in the shape of a crown. On the back a stylized flowering plant.
Erven Lucas Bols, the oldest Genever distilled brand (heirs) LUCAS BOLS in Amsterdam, established in Amsterdam in 1575.
Signed on the bottom in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & AA = 1905
Painter’s initials: AG = Andreas Petrus Guerrain
Employment dates: June 6th 1887 – 1938
This item is shown in Rick Erickson - Royal Delft Page 203 - Fig.14-04
Height: 27 cm. (10,6 inches.)
Width: 12,8 cm. (5,1 inches.)
Depth: 7,5 cm. (3 inches.)
Weight: 724 grams.