Jug - May Taxes Grow less

Jug - May Taxes Grow less

Catalogue No: J089

£ 175.00


A Pearlware jug, printed, coloured and very attractive.Depicting agricultural tools above a banner reading - The Husband Man's Diligence Provides Bread.

On the reverse, below above a banner reading - Industry Produces Wealth and verse - Success to the fleece The plough and the pail May taxes grow less And the tenants ne'er fail.

Somethings never change....


Circa 1815 


Approx 4.5 inches (115mm) tall.


In very good condition throughout.


For similar jugs and cups on the same theme see:  S Beddoe  A Potted History. page 260


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