A Gibsons pottery jug with self closing lid, with impressed backstamp, and dating to around c.1920.
The jug is of tapering form with a pouring lip and a scroll handle, and is finished in a gloss black glaze. The aluminium lid simply clips into place and has a counterweight to the underside of the hinged forward part, so that it opens and closes upon pouring.
The base is impressed GIBSONS / MADE IN / ENGLAND.
Condition is good, with no chips, cracks or other damage.
The jug stands approx 4 5/8" (11.8cm) tall excluding the finial, and has a base diameter of approx 3" (7.5cm)
UK - £ Included
Europe - £5.00
US/Can/Row - £8.00