By adopting an object, you will supporting the museum in preserving this historical collection for future generations to enjoy. Preserving the past, to secure the future.
As a thank you for adopting this object, you will receive an Adoption Certificate and your name will be added to a sign on display at the museum.
Produced by Sharpe’s Pottery, Swadlincote in the late 19th century. Featuring a yellow and green glaze. Lord and Lady Toper jugs are jolly seated or standing figures, typically holding a beer. They are sometimes modelled to look like popular historical or fictional characters.