A Toby jug...
Posted by Stolzi on January 27, 1998 at 17:21:14:
In response to Okay, please humor those of us who DON'T know! NFM, written by Betsy on January 27, 1998 at 06:50:25
The famous ones are from Royal Doulton, though when I went web-crawling I found an ad for Hummel ones.
Collector figures in the shape of a jug. In looking, I found out something I didn't know -- the ones in the shape of a whole figure, are Toby jugs; the ones that are just a head, are "Character jugs." (My favorite is Long John Silver, with his parrot forming the handle).
The URL below has some info and pictures.
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