Verdi Art & Antiques
Verdi Art & Antiques is located in Market Harborough, UK
Large Royal Doulton "Dick Turpin" Character Jug
REF: 10430 / LA321518
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Offered for sale is a large Royal Doulton character jug entitled "Dick Turpin" designed by Charles Noke and Harry Fenton, issued 1940 – 1960. Dick Turpin (1705 – 1739) joined forces with fellow highwayman Tom King, whom he accidentally shot. Before he died, King betrayed him. Dick Turpin was hanged in 1739 for the murder of an Epping Forest gamekeeper. This an early Royal Doulton 1st version character jug . The letter 'A' to the left of the crown on the backstamp was a mark added to pieces between c1939-1955. The second version of Dick Turpin was designed by D. Biggs and he is wearing a mask and is still in production.
Verdi Art & Antiques has clarified that the Large Royal Doulton "Dick Turpin" Character Jug (LA321518) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 20th Century
Excellent condition, no chips, cracks or signs of restoration.
Free delivery to UK Mainland. International customers please email us for postage details or arrange your own collection
This Large Royal Doulton "Dick Turpin" Character Jug is located in Market Harborough, UK