Unusual Genuine Antique Pearlware Pottery Toby Jug Spongeware Decorated C1820
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Unusual Genuine Antique Pearlware Pottery Toby Jug Spongeware Decorated C1820:
An unusual antique Pearlware Pottery Toby Jug . Typical Pearlware pottery with pooled blue glaze . Unusual thin shape and not that normally seen . The figure itself looks almost American colonial . Decorated with sponged and painted decoration ( spongeware favoured by the American market during this period so possibly made and destined for the Americas). Good looking character jug - Man seated on a barrel holding a bottle and cup. Complete with hat - often missing or damaged. I would estimate that it dates from c1820 to 1840. In very food condition with no chips cracks or restoration. A fine period example and rather unusual in its form and appearance. Approx 8.5" high. An unusual antique 19th century Toby Jug offered with