Paddy, a colloquial term for an Irishman, is derived from St. Patrick, the country's patron saint. This gent is dressed in traditional green for St.
He is 3 1/4 tall with a plain handle. Harry Fenton modeled the character jug. He is marked on the bottom as shown in my pictures, he is in very good vintage condition with no nicks, chips, cracks, repairs or damage that I can see or feel. Royal Doulton small character jug Sairey Gamp.
From Charles Dickens' Characters series. Sairey Gamp', the gossiping, gin-drinking midwife and nurse in Charles Dickens'Martin Chuzzlewit'.
Variation Designed by Leslie Harradine and Harry Fenton. Colourway- grey hair, light green band; dark green coat, yellow and burgundy bow. Measures approx 3 1/2 inches.
This piece does not have a backstamp. Most probably this piece has been taken from the factory prior to the backstamp being fired. About English Translucent China: Collectors should note the very short production period of this jug in the English Translucent China body - meaning it is uncommon in the marketplace. It is thought Translucent China provides a superior detailed body and a better colour throughout the jug (and as such are a more desirable example to obtain).This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Sculptures & Figurines". The seller is "pamelah1762" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.