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Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885

Bear majolica toby jug in yellow jacket produced by Thomas Forester & Sons of Longton, England, circa 1885. Carrying an umbrella in case of a rain shower, this bear is dressed in his best suit and ready for a night out on the town. He is sitting on a tree stump with a branch reaching up and forming the handle of the jug. He is known in various colorways.

Maker:

Thomas Forester

England

circa 1885

Model #:

Majolica

toby jug

large

Size:

Height:

7 3/4"

Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
Bear with yellow jacket toby jug - Thomas Forester circa 1885
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