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Toby jug

1949.596 (RS119712)

Description

Buff-colored body with mottled brown Rockingham-type glaze at top; high-gloss glaze overall. Modeled in round in form of rotund 18th c. man in coat and tricorner hat forming spout. Man sits on barrel marked XX and holds jug of punch. C-shaped handle at rear. Circular foot.

Details

Maker
Doulton & Lambeth (Maker)
Date
1882
Inscriptions
Impressed: [symbol and] DOULTON LAMBETH 1882 Rd169753 [artist mark obliterated]
Location of origin
England, STAFFORDSHIRE
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Barrel
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Man
men (male humans)
MUG
Rockingham
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Toby jugs
Dimensions
8.625 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.596
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7806

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