ROYAL WORCESTER JUG WITH MASK SPOUT - SKU206
This unique Royal Worcester Jug was made in 1884. This piece is ornately detailed. The spout is masked with the bearded face of Neptune resting above the figure of Venus being born of a scallop shell. On either side of the front figures are two mermaids surrounded by lavishly detailed shells and sea plants. On the rear of the jug is a sea serpent handle. The base is decorated with panels showing fish and shells surrounded by gold trim. This piece is very remarkable and in excellent condition with no breaks or cracks. It is stamped with the Royal Worcester maker's mark. A piece like this would make any collector proud to own.