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A 19th c. Gentleman reading
DECORATIVE ARTS
pot; tobacco jar
Europe: Germany
c.1880-1889
earthenware

Ceramic pot/tobacco jar and cover, representing a man in a dressing gown wearing spectacles low on his nose, reading a copy of the Times newspaper. Detachable head serves as a lid. One eyepiece has been repaired.


1999.863

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