147;100 Greatest Britons,& Royal Doulton Toby Jug, Winston Churchill Large D6171 (Bone China).
Artist: Harry Fenton
Issue Dates: 1941-1991
Size: 9”H (Large)
Color: black hat; brown overcoat; black-green suit
Body Material: Bone China
On this version of the Winston Churchill toby jug, the backstamp reads “Winston Churchill”, as opposed to the version issued in 1940 which reads “Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of Great Britain -1940-“
Sir Winston Leonard Churchill (1874 – 1965) became one of the greatest political leaders in world history, reaching the height of his fame as the heroic Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II. Churchill was also a noted soldier, speaker and author.
On May 10, 1940, Churchill was named Prime Minister and offered his people only &. 147;blood, toil, tears and sweat&. 148; in the struggle to keep their freedom. Refusing to give in against Hitler, despite the huge odds against them, Churchill’s faith in victory inspired the British to &