Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900

Pig majolica toby jug producd by Fives-Lille circa 1900. This is a good luck pig. He is dressed in his suit and wearing two green four leaf clovers on his vest and holding a bag of gold in the crook of his left arm. Impressed on the bag is "Je Porte Bonheur" or "I bring happiness." A bow and ribbon form the handle of the jug. A red jacket colorway is known.

Maker:

Fives-Lille

France

circa 1900

4388

Model:

Majolica

Height:

10 1/2"

large

Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900
Pig toby jug - Fives-Lille circa 1900