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Staffordshire Toby Jugs

Previously Sold - 2018 - Page-33 - The late Leo Kaplan Collection

A small preview of some of the more interesting Antique Staffordshire Toby jugs coming up for sale through auction. Always check their website auction catalogue descriptive information along with condition, travel details and lot availability. Descriptions are taken from the auction house catalogues.

A Prattware plaque of Toby Fillpot, circa 1800

Toby Jug Lot 171

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware plaque of Toby Fillpot, circa 1800
Of circular form, the centre applied in relief with a fat gentleman holding a foaming jug of ale, smaller sprigs surrounding him and a group of 'The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche' at his feet, the mouldings picked out in typical colours, the integral frame pierced for suspension, 24cm diam
Estimate: 500-800 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Sailor' toby jug, circa 1800

Toby Jug Lot 173

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Sailor' toby jug, circa 1800
Seated on a high-backed chair, a foaming jug in his left hand resting on the two-handled sea-chest partially covered by the chair, a tall glass of beer in his raised right hand, wearing a blue jacket, ochre waistcoat and blue striped trousers, the base moulded with an anchor and picked out in green, 29.5cm high
Estimate: 1500-2000 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug and cover, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 173

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug, circa 1780
Of rare small size, his right arm raised to hold a glass of beer, a foaming jug in his left hand, wearing a blue coat, white waistcoat and cream breeches, the base undecorated, 17.5cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug and cover, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 174

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
Another Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug, circa 1780
Also of rare small size, his right arm raised to hold a glass of beer, a foaming jug in his left hand, wearing a green coat, white waistcoat and ochre breeches, the base picked out in brown, 17cm high
Estimate: 500-800 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug and cover, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 175

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A further Wood family 'Sharp Face' toby jug and cover, circa 1780
Also of the rare small size, his right arm raised to hold a glass of beer, a foaming jug in his left hand, wearing a blue coat, white waistcoat and pale green breeches, the base undecorated, 17.5cm high, (2)
Estimate: 1300-1600 GBP
Result: GBP


A creamware 'Sharp Face' toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 176

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A creamware 'Sharp Face' toby jug, circa 1780
Of rare small size, holding a foaming jug in both hands, wearing a green coat and an ochre waistcoat and breeches, his hair picked out in manganese, the base undecorated, 16.5cm high
Estimate: 600-800 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 177

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a green jacket, green and brown striped waistcoat and yellow-green breeches, the base unusually painted with a diaper design in brown, the handle and back with formal designs in brown and green, 24.7cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 178

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a green jacket, ochre waistcoat, dark blue breeches and brown shoes, his face picked out in brown, 22.8cm high
Estimate: 600-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 179

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Wood family toby jug, circa 1780
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a green jacket, ochre waistcoat and dark blue breeches and shoes, his face picked out in brown, 23cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A creamware bearded toby jug, circa 1790-1800

Toby Jug Lot 180

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A creamware bearded toby jug, circa 1790-1800
Of traditional form, seated and holding an empty jug, a pipe leaning on the ground beside him to his right, wearing a grey sponged jacket trimmed in ochre, green waistcoat and brown sponged breeches, his face picked out in grey, his beard sponged in brown, 25.5cm high
Estimate: 1200-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


A pearlware toby jug, circa 1790-1800

Toby Jug Lot 181

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A pearlware toby jug, circa 1790-1800
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, a pipe resting on the base to his right, wearing a blue sponged jacket with ochre buttons and ochre and brown spotted waistcoat and breeches, his face delicately picked out in brown including the lines around his mouth and on his forehead, the handle with blue scrollwork, 23.5cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A creamware toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 182

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A creamware toby jug, circa 1780
Of traditional form, seated and holding an empty jug, a pipe leaning on the ground beside him to his right, wearing a brown sponged jacket with a pale yellow hem, green waistcoat and pale yellow breeches, his face picked out in grey, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


Two creamware Toby jugs, circa 1790

Toby Jug Lot 183

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
Two creamware Toby jugs, circa 1790
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, one with his hair, face and shoes picked out in tones of brown, 24cm high, the other left uncoloured, 25.5cm high (2)
Estimate: 800-1000 GBP
Result: GBP


A creamware 'Thin Man' toby jug, circa 1780

Toby Jug Lot 184

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A creamware 'Thin Man' toby jug, circa 1780
Seated in an upright chair, a brown jug held in his left hand, his right hand supporting the pipe that he smokes, wearing a sponged and striped blue jacket, blue waistcoat and brown breeches, the base sponged in brown and blue, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 2000-3000 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Thin Man' toby jug, circa 1790-1800

Toby Jug Lot 185

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Thin Man' toby jug, circa 1790-1800
Seated in an upright chair, a foaming jug held in his left and a glass of beer in his raised right hand, wearing a brown and ochre striped jacket, brown sprigged waistcoat and bright yellow breeches, the base and chair highlighted in ochre, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 1500-2000 GBP
Result: GBP


A pearlware 'Squire' toby jug, circa 1790

Toby Jug Lot 186

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A pearlware 'Squire' toby jug, circa 1790
Seated on a handsome corner chair, a light blue foaming mug of beer in his right hand, his left hand supporting the long-stemmed pipe which he smokes, wearing a blue jacket and blue-black waistcoat and breeches, 27.5cm high
Estimate: 1000-2000 GBP
Result: GBP


A Wood family Sailor toby jug, circa 1790.

Toby Jug Lot 187

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Wood family Sailor toby jug, circa 1790
Seated on a high-backed chair, an empty jug in his left hand resting on the chest partially covered by the chair, a mug in his raised right hand, wearing a blue jacket, white waistcoat and blue striped trousers, the base picked out in green, 30.3cm high
Estimate: 1400-1600 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Bacchus and Pan' jug, circa 1790

Toby Jug Lot 188

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Bacchus and Pan' jug, circa 1790
Bacchus seated on a barrel applied at each end with profiles of George III and Queen Charlotte, grasping a cornucopia which rises to form the spout of the jug, the spout modelled as the head of a dolphin and the handle as a monkey, a figure of Pan to the reverse with a small dog lying on the barrel beside him, 31.5cm high
Estimate: 900-1300 GBP
Result: GBP


A pearlware 'Bacchus and Pan' jug, circa 1790-1800

Toby Jug Lot 189

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A pearlware 'Bacchus and Pan' jug, circa 1790-1800
Bacchus seated on a barrel, a cornucopia forming the spout of the jug modelled as the head of a dolphin, the handle as a monkey, a figure of Pan to the reverse, the modelling picked out in blue, brown and green, 32.5cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A large creamware Admiral Lord Rodney mug, circa 1782

Toby Jug Lot 190

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A large creamware Admiral Lord Rodney mug, circa 1782
Formed as the head and shoulders of the admiral wearing Neptune's crown moulded in relief with military trophies and picked out in green and blue, his pony tail coiled at the back to form the handle, his eyes and collar picked out in blue, his hair in brown, 16.5cm high
Estimate: 1000-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


An exceptionally rare pearlware 'Dick Whittington' Toby jug, circa 1785

Toby Jug Lot 193

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
An exceptionally rare pearlware 'Dick Whittington' Toby jug, circa 1785
The figure based on the Tythe Pig Parson, a young man holding a cat under his left arm, leaning against a chair with a shield at his side, on a square base, decorated in underglaze colours, the cat, his hat, his breeches and his shoes glazed in jet black, his jacket in brown, the base and part of the chair washed in green, 15.5cm high
Estimate: 1500-3000 GBP
Result: GBP


Exceptionally rare pearlware 'Dick Whittington' Toby jug, circa 1785

Toby Jug Lot 194

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
Another Exceptionally rare pearlware 'Dick Whittington' Toby jug, circa 1785
The same model as the previous lot, probably representing Dick Whittington carrying his cat and resting on the long journey to London, raised on a square base with a shield at his side, the cat, his hat, his breeches and his shoes glazed in black, his jacket and the cat in brown, the top of the base in green, 15.5cm high
Estimate: 1000-2000 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Postillion' toby jug, circa 1810-20

Toby Jug Lot 195

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Postillion' toby jug, circa 1810-20
Seated on a chair with an elaborately scrolled back, holding a foaming jug and a foaming mug, wearing a bicorn hat, orange jacket, ochre waistcoat and puce breeches, the base washed in green, 19.8cm high
Estimate: 1000-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


An unusual 'Hearty Good Fellow' toby jug, possibly Bovey Tracey, circa 1800

Toby Jug Lot 196

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
An unusual 'Hearty Good Fellow' toby jug, possibly Bovey Tracey, circa 1800
Of small size, standing contrapposto before a tree trunk, a foaming jug in one hand and a pipe in the other, the buff-coloured body painted in light blue, ochre and brown, 22cm high
Estimate: 1000-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Askew' Toby Jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 197

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Askew' Toby Jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated with a pipe resting on the base to his right and holding a spotted foaming mug of ale, wearing a blue coat, green waistcoat, and ochre breeches and gloves, the unusually shallow base picked out in ochre and brown, 21cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


Two Prattware Toby jugs, one with a cover, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 198

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
Two Prattware Toby jugs, one with a cover, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated and holding a spotted foaming jug, wearing a blue jacket with ochre cuffs, white waistcoat and yellow breeches, their faces washed in pink, the bases sponged in blue and ochre, one with a cover, 24.4cm high, the other in slightly paler colours, 25cm high (3)
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A Yorkshire Prattware toby jug, circa 1800-1820

Toby Jug Lot 199

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Yorkshire Prattware toby jug, circa 1800-1820
Modelled as a standing man holding a foaming bottle and a glass, wearing a blue coat with an ochre collar and buttons, ochre breeches and a patterned waistcoat, the base and inside of the hat sponged in blue, ochre and black, the handle modelled as a caryatid, 20cm high
Estimate: 600-800 GBP
Result: GBP


Four Yorkshire Prattware miniature Toby Jugs, circa 1820

Toby Jug Lot 200

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
Four Yorkshire Prattware miniature Toby Jugs, circa 1820
Modelled as a standing man holding a foaming bottle and a glass, three with patterned waistcoats, the bases sponged in ochre, blue, green and black, 10.5cm
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware 'Hearty Good Fellow' toby jug, circa 1800

Toby Jug Lot 201

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware 'Hearty Good Fellow' toby jug, circa 1800
Of unusual small size, standing contrapposto before a tree trunk, one branch forming the handle, a foaming jug in one hand and a pipe in the other, wearing a blue jacket, ochre spotted waistcoat and yellow breeches, the base sponged in ochre and green, 16.5cm high
Estimate: 600-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A rare Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1800-1810

Toby Jug Lot 202

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A rare Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1800-1810
Of unusual small size, the Brighton 'dipper' seated on a square base with a bottle in her right hand and a glass held close to her chest with her left, her dress painted with blue and ochre floral sprigs and trimmed with a bright yellow collar, her hat applied with a star-like motif, 16.7cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 203

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1810
Modelled seated and holding a foaming jug and a cup, her dress sprigged in blue and trimmed with a bright yellow collar, her brown hat worn over a mob cap, the octagonal stepped base picked out in yellow, 26.5cm high
Estimate: 1000-1400 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1800

Toby Jug Lot 204

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware Martha Gunn toby jug, circa 1800
Modelled seated and holding a foaming jug and a cup, her dress sprigged in brown and ochre and trimmed with a bright yellow collar, her brown hat worn over a mob cap, the octagonal stepped base picked out in green, 26.5cm high
Estimate: 1200-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware Toby jug and a Chesterfield stoneware Toby jug and cover, circa 1810 and 1830-40

Toby Jug Lot 205

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware Toby jug and a Chesterfield stoneware Toby jug and cover, circa 1810 and 1830-40
The Pratt example of traditional form with a pipe resting on the base to his left, wearing a blue coat and ochre breeches, 24.5cm high, the Chesterfield saltglaze stoneware example with crisp incised decoration, 21.7cm high (3)
Estimate: 600-800 GBP
Result: GBP


An unusual Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 206

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
An unusual Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form and small size, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a sponged manganese and ochre jacket with brown buttons, ochre and blue spotted waistcoat and blue breeches, his face picked out in brown and ochre, the shallow base sponged in a similar manner to the jacket, 19cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 207

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug painted with a flowering branch, wearing a yellow jacket sponged in ochre, ochre spotted waistcoat and brown breeches, his stockings striped in brown, his face washed in ochre, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A Yorkshire Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 208

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Yorkshire Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
By the 'Factory that used a Large Crown Mark' and of traditional form, holding a goblet in his right hand, the empty jug in his left hand unusually supported by a small wedge of clay, the rim around his hat unusually shaped, wearing a blue coat and ochre breeches, 25cm high, impressed large crown mark
Estimate: 1000-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 209

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a jacket sponged in brown and ochre, his waistcoat and breeches patterned in ochre and blue, his face picked out in ochre and brown, the base sponged with a formal border, classical husks on the handle, 23.6cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 210

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a blue jacket with ochre buttons, ochre waistcoat and dark green breeches, his face delicately picked out in brown, the base painted in blue and ochre with a foliate meander, the handle with classical husks, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 1000-1500 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810-20

Toby Jug Lot 211

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810-20
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug painted with brown and ochre spots, wearing a blue jacket with yellow cuffs, white waistcoat and yellow breeches, his face picked out in grey-brown, the base sponged in ochre and blue, 25cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810

Toby Jug Lot 212

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A Prattware toby jug, circa 1810
Of traditional form, seated and holding a foaming jug, wearing a manganese and ochre sponged jacket, blue and ochre spotted waistcoat and brown breeches, his lips picked out in ochre, a formal sponged border around the base, 24.5cm high
Estimate: 700-900 GBP
Result: GBP


A pearlware 'Sailor' toby jug, circa 1790

Toby Jug Lot 213

Bonhams
Date 11.7.18

Catalogue Description.
A pearlware 'Sailor' toby jug, circa 1790
Seated on a high-backed chair, a jug of beer in his left hand resting on his two-handled sea-chest partially covered by the chair, a goblet in his raised right hand, wearing a blue jacket, blue striped waistcoat and blue and brown check trousers, the base moulded with an anchor and picked out in green, 29cm high
Estimate: 800-1200 GBP
Result: GBP