Bear Baiting Jug

Bear Baiting Jug

Catalogue No: A028

£ 3250.00


A striking, naturalistically modelled  bear baiting jug.  The spout is formed of the bear's main body holding a dog, whilst the bear's head cleverly doubles as 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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