Antique c1898 buff colored, glazed stoneware jug, with coffee brown glazed top and base and a reeded trim. In perfect condition. 7.5" tall, 4.5" wide and 6.5" front to back across the handle. Titled across the top: ENGLAND'S GREAT COMMONER with portrait below, flanked by a motto: 'Effort, Honest Reflective Action, Manful, Humble upon Character, Effort - Succeeds better than by it's Success'. and his name at the bottom. Marked on the base: 'Doulton Lambeth England' and '4200' along with artist's initials that look like KD. Issued in 1898 by Doulton on the death of Gladstone. William Ewart Gladstone (1809-1898) served as Britain's Prime Minister 4 separate times along with many other accomplishments in his over 60 year career in politics.
Doulton Lambeth Gladstone Commemorative Stoneware Jug
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