Toby jug

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1898

GUSN

GUSN-19116

Description

Toby jug in the form of sailor sitting on a barrel w/ raised label "GIN COCKTAIL"; sailor in blue uniform holding a pipe and pitcher; jug cover is hat on sailor; white handle on his back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Toby jugs
cookware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
seamen
Painted
Tin Glazed
Earthenware
Sailor
JUG

Inscription

Incised on bottom: ""By H.L./ for J.M./ 1898""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

10.75 x 4.5 x 6.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.902AB