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Antique British pearlware mansion house box and cover early 19th century England

Reference: 4570

Dated: c. 1820 Staffordshire England

A rare British pottery pearlware glaze lidded box in the form of as stylish country mansion.
The piece is comprehensively decorated with enamels predominantly maroon, green and cobalt blue a palette usually associated with the Scottish Potteries.
On first sight the piece looks to be a pastille burner, however there are no vent holes for escaping vapours.

Dimensions: 8.00 inch wide 8.00 inch high

Medium: pottery pearlware ceramic

Current Condition Restored finial at roof and chip at roof and base.


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