Europe: United Kingdom, England, Staffordshire, Burslem
2nd half 20th c.
Ceramic Staffordshire ware Toby jug in form of a seated Bill Sykes, legs astride, on a barrel (?), his hands resting on his thighs, wearing a black hat, dark brown jacket, white waistcoat, green cravat, blue breeches and grey spats. Features a pair of oval eye spectacles (mispainted!) Black handle fixed to his back. Spout in hat. Feet forming part of base. Backstamp under base.
Bequest of Mr L.D. Pickwell, 2006