Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910

Hearty Good Fellow faience toby jug produced by Desvres circa 1910. This jug is of a man standing on a rustic mound with a tree trunk at his back and tree branch forming the handle. He commonly holds at jug of ale in his right hand and churchwarden pipe in his left. Modeled after the Staffordshire design of a century earlier he is marked with the initials VD.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1910

Model:

Faience

Height:

large

Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910
Hearty Good Fellow toby jug - Desvres circa 1910