Royal Doulton Toby Character Jug John Peel (10712)

  • $45.00

Royal Doulton character jug, John Peel, in the "mini" size, measuring only 60mm tall and 65mm wide, including spout and handle. John Peel (1776 – 1854) was a famous English huntsman, known for his enthusiasm, skill and hospitality. Fond of drink, he hosted large, popular, post-hunt celebration. Peel has been immortalised in the song “Dye ken John Peel,” written by John Woodcock Graves. This jug was designed by Harry Fenton and was issued from 1947-1960. This jug is in great vintage condition with no chips, cracks or repairs and only very mild crazing on the underside of the bottom of the jug.