Edward Morgan Staffordshire figure Sold
A Victorian Saffordshire figure of Edward Morgan. A Victorian Staffordshire figure of Edward Morgan, standing, in sailor’s dress, his left hand holding a jug on a cricket table, his right hand holding a mug of beer above his head.
Edward Morgan was a ploughman from Llangollen, North Wales who joined the Navy and fought in the Napoleonic Wars, before returning to Llangollen to marry his child hood sweet heart Jenny Jones.
11½” high circa 1836
See Llestri Cymreig / Welsh pottery by Chris. S. Stephens & Eleri Davies, Gomer Press 2011
This figure is illustrated on page 26