Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug

Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug produced in majolica finish in Staffordshire England circa 1890. Roger Tichborne was a missing English heir. When an Australian claiming to be the heir arrived a lengthy court case determined he was an imposter. The Magna Charta Association carried on the cause for the claimant. The jug features Roger Tichborne with a lion body and an umbrella for the handle holding a shield saying "Magna Charta Defended."

Maker:

Staffordshire

England

19th century

Model:

Majolica

Height:

9"

large

Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug
Sir Roger Tichborne toby jug