On offer is this lovely collectible tobacco jar. It's in good condition overall, no chips cracks or restoration - notable extensive ware/ rubbing to the gilded rims but as shown in the photos all adding to the aged charm and character of the piece.
It's of traditional concave rounded form, decorated with an attractive blue glaze and to one side an applied shield crest for Trinity college, Cambridge.
The original air-tight lid surround is also present.
Marked on the underside for Wiltshaw & Robinson Carlton Ware, and the retailer A. Colin Lunn (Cambridge), circa early 20th century 1930's.
It measures 11cm (4 and 1/4 inches) in diameter, 12.5cm (5 inches) in height to the top of the lid finial and is ready to be collected and enjoyed once again!
Carlton Ware Crested Tobacco Jar Trinity College