Bear Baiting Jug

Bear Baiting Jug

Catalogue No: A028

£ 3750.00

Description:

A striking  bear baiting jug naturalistically modelled with the bear holding a dog in its forepaws which forms the spout and the bear's muzzled head forms a cup. A very powerful piece of pottery.

 

Circa 1800

 

Approx - 9 inches (230mm) tall.

 

In very good condition throughout.

 

For a similar jug, see:  S. Beddoe   A Potted History   page 215

 

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