~ Circa 1870 Royal Doulton Larger Sized Nelson Salt Glazed Stoneware Jug ~
A charismatic jug of the immortal hero, Lord Horatio Nelson, modeled in full relief.
The piece is back stamped “Replica Of The Original Jug Made By Doulton & Watts Lambeth” as well as the Royal Doulton back stamp.
The original version was issued in 1830 by Doulton & Watts. They later became Royal Doulton and this particular type of jug was reissued by them in both 1870. A further reissue occurred in 1905.
~ Condition ~
The piece is in excellent order, just a few very minor areas of wear to the salt glaze plus a chip to the low edge by the front, right shoulder.
~ Dimensions ~
The piece is 20 cm (8 inches) tall by 17.5 cm (6.75 inches) wide by 16 cm (6.25 inches) deep.