Macintyre tobacco jar & cover, arms of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, retailed by Challice, c. 1890
Interesting Macintyre pottery tobacco jar with screw top lid and roughened body for match-striking, printed with a shield depicting the crest of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, titled to the base ‘TRINITY HALL / B.CHALLICE & Co CAMBRIDGE.
“Macintyre & Co / Burslem / England”
B Challice & Co. was a tobacconist at 65 Sidney Street, Cambridge, listed in a 1916 directry.
This mark was used 1867-94.
Some wear to gold line on lid, interior pottery thread chipped.