Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830

Blackamoor toby jug produced in the Portobello region of Scotland circa 1830. Blackamoors or Black Moors were black people from North Africa who worked in wealthy European's homes.

Maker:

Portobello

England

19th century

Model #:

Portobello

toby jug

large

Size:

Height:

Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830
Blackamoor toby jug - Portobello circa 1830