Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890

Bacchus character jug produced by Leeds circa 1890. 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.

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Leeds

England

19th century

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Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890
Bacchus character jug - Leeds circa 1890