Royal Doulton Character Jug, Queen Elizabeth I D6821 (grey, dark red and white coloration). Series: Royalty, issued 1988 in a limited edition of 9,500.Daughter of Anne Boleyn, the second wife of Henry VIII, Elizabeth (1533 1603) enjoyed a 45-year reign. With the leadership of Sir Francis Drake, her Royal Navy defeated the Spanish Armada and Philips attempted invasion of England.
Issued by Lawleys By Post in 1988, this jug was one of a pair (with King Philip of Spain) that was produced to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588. Both jugs were issued in limited editions of 9,500 pieces.
Check my other listings for more RD awesomeness, including the companion piece, King Philip of Spain. The item "Royal Doulton 400th Anniversary Spanish Armada Character Jug Queen Elizabeth I" is in sale since Monday, April 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Royal Doulton\Character, Toby Jugs". The seller is "aphroditect" and is located in Colchester, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States.