# What is the value of a Toby jug called the thief?

Is is the "Judge and Thief" if so price as follows- Item # D6988/ Size Medium/ U.S.$200.00/U.K. $100.00

### What is the origin of the word Toby as in the Toby tap that supplies potable water to a property?

It appears to have some connection with water- as in the phrase Toby Jug. the name is almost without argument derived as a nickname from the Biblical character Tobias, which is rarely used these days. for example the circus novel Toby Tyler, essentially a big top variation on Huck Finn, and filmed by Disney.

### How do you find the volume of a potato?

find a jug just wide enough to fit the whole potato. Find a measuring jug that the jug fits into. Fill the first jug with water and put it into the empty measuring jug. Place the potato into the full jug. Let the water spill into the measuring jug. Take the first jug out and the amount of water that spilled out is equal to the volume of the potato. This is called displacement and…

### Why is a walk called a Toby?

I had never heard this use before, but the Oxford English Dictionary lists as one of the definitions of toby to be "the highway" in thieves' slang. It is thought to have originated from toba' from tobar, the word for "road" in Shelta, the secret language of the Irish tinkers. It dates back in print to 1807. In New Zealand, 'toby' is widely used to mean the mains water tap outside a house frontage, presumably…

### How can you tell the value of a Toby Jug that is not Royal Doulton?

Hi, If your Toby Mug is stamped on the bottom w/Japan/Made in Japan or any type of ink stamp and a few paper lables from Japan, it all depends on if its ink stamped in, red/black/blue, this would put the year made between 1930's to the late 1960's, this is when paper lables started showing up on the bottom instead of ink stamps. So most any mug w/ink, in mint to good condition would value…

### If you have an 8 liter jug and a three liter jug bothe are unmarked You need exactly 4 liters of water How can you get it if a water faucet is handy?

Fill small 3 liter jug with water. Pour into large 8 liter jug. Repeat. Now 6 liters of water in large jug. Repeat again but stop when large jug full. Leaves 1 liter in small jug. Empty large jug. Pour water from small jug into large jug. Refill small jug and pour into large jug. There are now 4 liters of water in large jug.

### If you have a 3gallons and a 5 gallons jug how do you measure out 4 gallons with the 3 and 5 gallons jug?

Fill the 5 gallon jug Pour from the 5 gallon to fill the 3 gallon jug You now have 2 gallons in the 5 gallon jug Empty the 3 gallon jug Pour the 2 gallons from the 5 gallon jug into the 3 gallon jug Fill the 5 gallon jug Pour from the 5 gallon jug to fill the three gallon jug -- this will tale 1 gallon You now have 4 gallons in the…

### If you have a 5 gallon jug of water and a 3 gallon jug how do you make 4 gallons?

Method 1: Fill the 3-gallon jug. Pour this into the 5-gallon jug. Fill the 3-gallon jug again, and pour from it into the 5-gallon jug until it is full. This leaves 1 gallon in the 3-gallon jug. Empty the 5-gallon jug, and then pour the gallon from the 3-gallon jug into it. Fill the 3-gallon jug, and pour it into the 5-gallon jug, thus making 4 gallons. Method 2: Fill the 5-gallon jug. Pour this…