Humphrey Bogart character jug produced by Bairstow Manor Pottery of Hanley, England, in a 2003 limited edition of 500. Humphrey DeForest Bogart (1899-1957), nicknamed Bogie, was an American film and stage actor. His performances in Classical Hollywood cinema films made him an American cultural icon. In 1999, the American Film Institute selected Bogart as the greatest male star of classic American cinema. A heavy smoker and drinker, Bogart died from esophageal cancer in January 1957. This character jug features Bogart as Charlie Allnut in the 1951 film The African Queen. The jug was commissioned by Ken Goodwin as a part of the Hollywood Greats Series and modeled by Ray Noble.
Hollywood Greats Series