Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795

Askew Toby jug in Pearlware finish circa 1795. The Askew Toby is an Ordinary Toby that has a more plain face with a vacant expression and he is leaning askew to his right. The Pearlware finish refers to the final clear glazing that contained cobalt and gave a slight blue coloring to glaze that tended to pool between fingers and in creases in the face.

Maker:

Staffordshire

England

18th century

Model #:

Pearlware

Height:

large

Size:

Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795
Askew Toby jug - Pearlware circa 1795