Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820

Mephistopheles character jug made in Staffordshire England circa 1820. Mephistopheles is a demon featured in German folklore. He originally appeared in literature as the demon in the Faust legend where Faust makes a deal with the Devil at the price of his soul and Mephistopheles acts as the Devil's agent.

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Staffordshire

England

19th century

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Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820
Mephistopheles character jug - Staffordshire circa 1820