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Doulton Lambeth Commemorative Stoneware Jug – William Ewart Gladstone

£125.00

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Circa 1898

A fine Doulton Lambeth stoneware art pottery jug produced to mark the death of British Victorian Prime Minister Wm E Gladstone. The jug is decorated in buff and green coloured glazes with tube-lined detail. A profile image of Gladstone sits in a cartouche on the body of the jug together with the legend ‘Effort, honest, manful, humble effort – succeeds by reflective action upon character better than success’ written in a tube-lined ribbon. Impressed Doulton Lambeth marks to the base together with an incised artist initials LB (possibly L Bowen) and impressed other marks (one possibly of artist Imogen Durtnall).

Height: (approx) 22.5cm

Postage: (UK only) £15

Ref: 2J2813

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