• Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860. front
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860. eye
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860. top
  • Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860. under

Rare Staffordshire pottery cat jug, c. 1860.

Rare Staffordshire pottery jug, c. 1860. The large jug, modelled as a seated tabby cat, attired as a pupil, in a red coat, and claret tricorn hat, forming the spout of the jug. He holds a scroll in both paws.
Set upon a grassy mound base, and having a rope twist handle to the reverse.

Medium: Earthenware

Height: 27 cm, 10 5/8”.

Width: 11.5 cm, 4 1/2”.

Depth: 10.5 cm, 4 1/8”.

Condition: Slight wear to the overglaze enamel, commensurate with the age of the jug - please see images for detail. No damage. No restoration.