Royal Doulton The Mikado Character Jug 6.5 Made in England 1958. 6501, a Royal Doulton character Jug. Marked with the Royal Doulton Lion & Crown Mark. 6 1/2 high (Large). Made in England 1958. No chips, cracks , crazing, no repair. Mint Condition & very fine Hand Painted interpretation by the Artist. Takes 2 1/2 years apprentice to paint these beautiful Toby Jugs. Mikado D6501 (black and turquoise hat, green and white robes). Designed by Max Henk, issued 1959 – 1969. “Mikado” is the ancient title for the emperor of Japan, beginning with the reign of the Mikado Jimmu in 660 B. Believed by many to have descended from the all-powerful Sun Goddess, the same family line has been traced through 124 reigns. The Mikado is popularly known through the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta (1885) of the same name. 14 day return privilege. The item “Royal Doulton The Mikado Character Jug 6.5 Large Made in England 1958 Toby Jug” is in sale since Saturday, June 17, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Royal Doulton\Character, Toby Jugs”. The seller is “lapeerpicker” and is located in Lapeer, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Character: Character Jug
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Brand: Royal Doulton
- Hand Painted by Artist: Royal Doulton Art Pottery Studio