Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880

Lord Rodney faience character jug produced by Desvres circa 1880. Admiral George Brydges Rodney (1718�1792) was a British naval officer. He is best known for his commands in the American War of Independence particularly his victory over the French at the Battle of the Saintes in 1782. He is marked with intertwined initials.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1880

Model:

Faience

Height:

large

Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880
Lord Rodney character jug - Desvres circa 1880