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Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952

Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug produced in a full colorway by Holkham Pottery of Norfolk, England, circa 1952. Horatio Nelson (1758 - 1805) was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy. His inspirational leadership and grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics brought about a number of decisive British naval victories during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest naval commanders in history. Nelson's birthplace was in the small village Burnham Thorpe near the coast of Norfold. Nelson's hair forms the handle of the jug.

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Holkham Pottery

England

circa 1952

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character jug

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Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
Nelson of Burnham Thorpe character jug full colorway - Holkham circa 1952
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