Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910

Frog with Head Down majolica toby jug produced by Fives-Lille circa 1910. This frog is all dressed up and holding his pipe in his left hand. Cattails form the handle of the jug. This is the first version of the frog pitcher but the head position created difficutlies during production so it was redesigned. Many colorways of the frog can be found photos from the collection of Jean-Pierre Ducasse.

Maker:

Fives-Lille

France

circa 1910

1306

Model:

Majolica

Height:

10"

large

Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910
Frog Head Down toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1910