Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug

Francisco Ferrer majolica character jug by Onnaing, model number 762. Francisco Ferrer (1859-1909) was a Spanish anarchist who founded the Escola Moderna or Modern School for middle class children. This jug shows Ferrer wearing a courrone de laurriers or laurel wreath which symbolizes the glory of the wearer. The jug has "VIVE L'ECOLE MODERNE Fco Ferrer" incised on its front. The jug can be found in several colorways.

Maker:

Onnaing

France

1900-1915

762

Model:

Majolica

Height:

11"

large

Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug
Francisco Ferrer - Onnaing character jug