Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900

Ordinary Toby faience toby jug produced by Desvres circa 1900 in a full colorway. 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 is holding a jug of his favorite ale in his left hand resting it on his knee and drinking from a cup in his right hand. He is unmarked.

Maker:

Desvres

France

circa 1900

Model:

Faience

Height:

large

Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900
Ordinary Toby jug faience - Desvres circa 1900