1897 Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Doulton Glazed Stoneware Jug


An impressive large stoneware jug that was produced in 1897 to celebrate Queen Victoria's 60 years on the throne, by Doulton Lambeth.

The jug is in beautiful condition, without any cracks, chips or even scratches. It is decorated in a rich tone of glazes making it very pleasing to the eye. It shows the young and old bust of Victoria within 2 cartouches and has the legend DEI GRATIA - VICTORIA - QUEEN & EMPRESS - 1837-1897 - SHE BROUGHT HER PEOPLE LASTING GOOD.

The base has the impressed Doulton mark and the incised mark for Vera Huggins.

Size: 19 x 16 x 23cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 9inches)
Weight: 1683g