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Object Name Jug, Milk
Description White milk jug with coloured image of Caroline Bay on one side.

Image looks out at rotunda, in centre of image, and bathing sheds, to its right. The foreground features a grassy area with numerous plants, bordered by a fence. There are people on the beach. In the background to the right is a steam train, and to the right are other buildings. Image is in colour, using green, red, black, brown, blue, and yellow. Part of beach with bathing sheds has been improperly coloured as water. 'Caroline Bay, Timaru' written in black beneath image.

Jug is tall and tapers slightly from bottom to top. Body is oval in shape. Handle is squared off at top but curved at bottom. Lip is crimped and pinches in just below the rim before flaring out again at level of the handle. Rim is decorated with thin gold line. Handle edged with gold line on side with image.

On the bottom 'Victoria Czecho Slovakia' with crown. '2311' is pressed into the body on the base.
Catalogue Number 2011/150.07
Dimensions H-16 W-7 L-18 cm
Search Terms Caroline Bay
Thomsons, T & J, Timaru
Caroline Bay Bathing Sheds
Rotunda, Caroline Bay, Timaru