Royal Doulton Character Jug "Sancho Panca" D6456. A Royal Doulton character jug form the "Characters from Literature" series. Sancho Panca is dressed in his peasant robes with a white feather plume to his hat. The handle is in the form of a donkey.
Sancho Panca was a peasant employed as the squire to Don Quixote in Cervantes's 17th-century novel. Panca accompanied Quixote on many adventures, his down-to-earth common sense acted as a foil to his master's romantic musing. The piece stands at 7 inches (18cm). The base measures 6 inches (15cm) at its widest point.The jug is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. There is a small manufacture fault to the edge of the donkey ear, this is only visible under close inspection. For further details and condition, please see images below..
The item "Royal Doulton Character Jug Sancho Panca D6456 #2" is in sale since Sunday, March 17, 2013. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Porcelain/China\Royal Doulton\Character/Toby Jugs". The seller is "theantiquesstorehouse" and is located in Portsmouth, Hampshire.This item can be shipped worldwide.