Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905

Bulldog Rural Policeman majolica toby jug produced by Desvres circa 1905 model number 339. Dressed in the uniform of a rural policeman with a sword at his side this bulldog was hired by the mayor of a small village to discourage poaching and patrol the surrounding countryside.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1905

339

Model:

Majolica

Height:

10 1/2"

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Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905
Bulldog Rural Policeman toby jug - Desvres circa 1905