Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890

Dutch Woman faience toby jug produced by Desvres circa 1890. The Dutch Woman is wearing common Dutch clothing of the day including her wooden shoes. She is sitting on a stump with a tree branch forming the handle. She is one of a pair with the Dutch Man and it is uncommon to find them decorated as a matched pair. She is marked with the initials RS.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1890

Model:

Faience

Height:

large

Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890
Dutch Woman toby jug - Desvres circa 1890