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Toby Jug

A Toby Jug (also known as a Philpot or Fillpot) is a pottery effigy of a recognisable person in a seated position. Some have removable lids, most have handles. They are (or were) popular in some bars as alternatives to tankards.

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Pearlware Toby jug VA C42-1955

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