Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920

Monk faience toby jug in a floral blue and white colorway produced by Desvres circa 1920. This Monk toby jug depicts a pious and portly servant of God dressed in his blue floral monastic robes, hat, and nblt. He is holding a mug of ale in his left hand and has his right hand placed over his heart. The jug has a rope handle. The jug is marked with the initials VD.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1920

Model:

Faience

Height:

large

Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920
Monk toby jug in floral blue and white colorway - Desvres circa 1920