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Sir Walter Raleigh character jug produced by Devonia Pottery of Exeter, England, circa 1940. Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 - 1618) was an English statesman, soldier, writer and explorer. One of the most notable figures of the Elizabethan era, he played a leading part in English colonization of North America, suppressed rebellion in Ireland, helped defend England against the Spanish Armada, and held political positions under Elizabeth I.
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