Captain Hook is the Royal Doulton Character Jug of the Year for 1994. Model number D6947, the jug was designed by Martyn C. R. Alcock in the likeness of Dustin Hoffman who played Captain Hook in the 1991 movie Hook. A large size jug, it stand 7.5" tall and is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks.
Captain Hook is the nemesis of Peter Pan in J.M. Barrie’s famous story. Peter Pan cut off Hook’s hand and fed it to a crocodile, who liked it so much he followed the Captain around in hopes of eating the rest of him. Hook managed to keep eluding his predator because the crocodile had accidentally swallowed a clock that ticked inside him and ruined the element of surprise.
Captain Hook character jug by Royal Doulton, D6947
The American Toby Jug Museum will accept returns for any reason within 30 days. The buyer pays for the return shipping and payment will be refunded when the item is received in the same condition it was shipped in.