London, South Kensington
26 April 2001
A Doulton Lambeth stoneware baluster jug
printed in black with a quarter-length portrait of Lord Roberts within a roundel flanked by British flags and a lion, kangaroo, ostrich and beaver, between quarter-length portraits of Colonel Baden-Powell and Major-General French, above a banner with the inscription South Africa 1900, the neck with a brown glaze, impressed mark, circa 1900 (some scratches to the lion) -- 20.5cm. high
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Cf. P. Oosthuizen, Boer War Memorabilia, The Collector's Guide (1987), p. 2, pl. 3, fig. 2.
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