Mr H. Matthews – Abertillery Drinking Jug.
A pottery jug presented to Mr H. Matthews of Norman House, Abertillery. Norman House is situated on Cwm Cottage Road, Abertillery.
Made from pottery. Size 7 1/2″ x 6″ inches.
Mr Herbert Matthews was a coal miner from Wiltshire lived at Norman House. On the 1911 census he was living there with his wife Mrs Sarah Matthews from Somerset and their children Rose, Annie, Lily, Blodwin, George, William and Charlie Matthews. The family came to Abertillery in the late 1880’s.