Toby jug

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1882

GUSN

GUSN-7806

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

Descriptive Terms

Toby jugs
stoneware (pottery)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Stoneware
Classical Figure
Man
Barrel
Rockingham
MUG

Inscription

Impressed: [symbol and] DOULTON LAMBETH 1882 Rd169753 [artist mark obliterated]

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Doulton & Lambeth (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, STAFFORDSHIRE

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8.625 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.596