No Reserve Large Royal Doulton Character Jug "guy Fawkes" Toby Mug D6861 For Sale
Large Royal Doulton Character Jug "Guy Fawkes" D6861 Royal Doulton of England are world-renowned for their creative collectible lines of character jugs, toby jugs and derivative items.Each piece is hand-made and hand-painted by a well-trained RoyalDoulton artist which accounts for each item being a truly unique creation. Their attention to detail, precision, and quality standards are why Royal Doulton collectibles are some of the most highly sought after in the world. Up for sale is this fabulous character jug entitled "Guy Fawkes," whichis numbered D6861. Designed by William K. Harper, it wasproduced between 1990 - 1996.Guy Fawkes was the leader of a group who tried to assassinate King James I and blow up Parliament in 1605 to avenge the persecution of Catholics in England. His plot failed and he and his group were tortured and hung. The British commemorate the failed plot each year on November 5, by celebrating "Guy Fawkes Day" or Bonfire Night. It is a night of fireworks, bonfires and sometimes the burning of effigies of Guy. This character jug depicts Guy wearing a black hat with a reddish-orange band. He is wearing a white shirt with a large collar and a black coat over the top. He has long brown hair, and a very profound mustache and beard. There is a crafty look on his face.The handle is a lantern above a barrel of gunpowder; tools of his foiled plan to blow up Parliament.He is in great condition, no chips cracks or repairs. Jackie's Treasure and Collectible's Item Fast FactsProduct Manufacturer:Royal Doulton Product:Character Jug Character of Jug:Guy Fawkes Design Number:D6861 Royal Doulton Modeler:William K. Harper Years Item Royal Doulton backstamp with crowned lion over five pointed crown, interlocking D's, made in England, Title, D number, Modeler's facsimilie signature, 1996 copyright.Handle:A Barrel of Gunpowder Below a Lantern Colors:Black, White, Yellow, Grey & Orange Item's Dimensions:7" tall, 6.5" across, 4.25" back to front, 5" x 4.5" at the base, 2.25" x 2" at the opening & the handle is 4.5" approx Item's Weight:1.8 lbs Current Book Value:$300.00 Item's Condition:Great condition with vibrant colors and no cracks, chips or repairs.The tradition of the Toby as a drinking
vessel dates back to the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and
featured the full figure of a man in a seating or standing position.
Most of the first jugs created by Royal Doulton were in the traditional
toby jug style. It was the 1930's when Doulton designer Charles Noke
conceived of focusing more on the face of a character that Royal Doulton
coined the name "Characterjug" as a way to differentiate their jugs
from the traditional style of toby jug. At the urging of designer Max
Henk in the 1950's, the handles began to play an important part of
theaestheticsof the jug. It was then plain handles started to be
replaced with decorative handles which portrayed something relevant to
the character depicted.Royal
Doulton character jugs come in a variety of sizes with the most common
being miniature, small and large. There have been some tiny and
mid-sized produced as well, though they are not as common.It was again
fameddesigner Charles Noke that used his character jugs idea as
inspiration to create additional functional items like: tobacco jars,
match stands, ash bowls, teapots, sugar bowls, lighters, napkin rings,
wall vases and music boxes. Though produced in smaller numbers then
their character jug counterparts, derivatives of character jugs are also
extremely popular collectible items. Whether its a character jug, toby
jug or a derivative item; every pieceis hand-made and hand-painted by a
well-trained RoyalDoulton artist which accounts for each one being a
truly unique creation. This item makes a perfect gift for any lover of Royal Doulton or a serious collector. So don't miss your chance to own "Guy Fawkes."offer now and have it in a few days-ready to join your other collectibles on the fireplace mantle. Please Visit Our store: At Jackie's Treasure and Collectibles for more Royal Doulton
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