DESCRIPTION: An Ashtead Potters J25 Stanley Baldwin Face Jug in (k) Pearl Barley glaze. This is an early firing Leslie Harwood Special Edition jug No. 46/1000. The earlier firings were of supior quality to the later ones. We do not know who Leslie Harwood was - if you have any information then please contact us. This is an extremely rare piece.
MARKS: Legend on base reads 'Of a First Edition Strictly Limited to One Thousand Jugs bearing the Signatures of the PRIME MINISTER and the ARTIST, This is Number 46'. Signature of 'Percy Metcalfe' (the artist). Ashtead Potters mark with 'Star' date symbol indicating 1925/1926. J25 (model number), 'k' glaze mark, Signature: 'With best wishes from Leslie Harwood'.
COLOUR: 'Pearl Barley' as indicated by the 'k' glaze mark.
SIZE: 19.1cm (7.5 inches) tall