Royal Doulton Toby Character Jug Sam Weller (10713)

  • $45.00

This lovely "mini" size Royal Doulton character jug of "Sam Weller" is from the Charles Dickens series and measures 65mm tall and 55mm wide including the handle. The Charles Dickens series, of which Sam Weller is a part, was issued from 1948-1960 and was designed by Leslie Harradine and Harry Fenton. In the 1837 Charles Dickens novel, “The Pickwick Papers,” Sam Weller was a boots employed at the White Hart Inn. He became a faithful aide and valet to Mr. Pickwick and eventually married Napkin’s housemaid. This jug is in excellent vintage condition and has no chips, cracks, crazing or repairs.