In 1913 Charles Noke, Royal Doulton’s premier designer, launched the famous HN series of figurines as well as tobys. Many of his early models reflect his interest in the theatre.
Sir John Falstaff is a fictional character who appears in three plays by William Shakespeare as a companion to Prince Hal, the future King Henry V. A fat, vain, boastful, and cowardly knight, Falstaff leads the apparently wayward Prince Hal into trouble, and is ultimately repudiated after Hal becomes king.
This jolly fellow is 5” tall.
No chips or cracks. Beautiful high gloss.
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