Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795

Ordinary Toby jug produced in Prattware finish circa 1795. The Ordinary Toby is the original toby jug featuring a seated common man of the time wearing 18th century clothing and a tricorn hat. He typically holds a jug of his favorite ale in his left hand resting it on his knee and often has a churchwarden pipe propped alongside his right leg.

Maker:

Staffordshire

England

18th century

Model:

Height:

large

Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795
Ordinary Toby jug - Prattware circa 1795