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Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985

Nancy toby jug produced by Bairstow Manor Pottery of Hanley, England, circa 1985. Nancy is a fictional character in the 1838 novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens. She is a member of Fagin's gang and the lover, and eventual victim, of Bill Sikes. In spite of her criminality, Nancy is portrayed as a sympathetic figure, whose concern for Oliver overcomes her loyalty to Sikes and Fagin. By the climax of the novel, she is emaciated with sickness and worry, and filled with guilt about the life she is leading.

Maker:

Bairstow Manor

England

circa 1985

Model #:

Staffordshire Character Jugs Series

toby jug

small

Size:

Height:

4 1/4"

Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
Nancy toby jug - Bairstow Manor Pottery circa 1985
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