Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790

Bacchus & Pan jug produced by John Voyez circa 1790. Bacchus is the Roman god of wine and intoxication. Around 200 BCE the Bacchanalia annual festival was held in his honor featuring excessive drinking orgies and criminal behavior. Pan is the Greek god of the wild shepherds and flocks rustic music and companion of the nymphs. Like a satry he has the hindquarters legs and horns of a goat.

Maker:

John Voyez

England

18th century

Model:

Height:

large

Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790
Bacchus & Pan Toby jug - John Voyez 1790