Character Jug Price Guide, Toby Jugs

Lord Rodney Toby Jug sells for £65,000 at Bonhams

This fine Lord Rodney Toby Jug and cover sold for £65,000 at Bonhams, London on the 15th December 2020 at their Fine Glass and British Ceramics sale.

A fine Lord Rodney Toby Jug and cover from the Midshipman Family circa 1785
A fine Lord Rodney Toby Jug and cover from the Midshipman Family circa 1785

Attributed to Jacob Marsh, seated and holding a pale blue jug in his right hand, a rifle in his left hand and an amusing small dog seated between his feet, a delicate pipe on the base to his right, the cover applied with flowers and feathers picked out in ochre and blue, a similar flower on the thumbrest, his frockcoat and necktie picked out in ochre, his neatly buttoned waistcoat in blue, 29cm high.

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