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English pottery Staffordshire figure group Titled Prepare to meet thy God. Early 19th century

Reference: 5802

Dated: c. 1820 Staffordshire England

A good Staffordshire Pottery pearlware table-base figure PREPARE TO MEET THY GOD. These table base pieces are attributed to the Obadiah Sherratt Pottery. This example is very colourful with quality modelling and enamel colours with the addition in places of pink lustre. The two figures flanking the motto and the heavenly symbols have masonic relevance.

Dimensions: 10.50 inch wide 12.50 inch high 3.75 inch deep

Medium: pearlware pottery staffordshire eartheneware ceramic sherratt

Current Condition Restored, central angel, another angel/wings.

Literature: Page 272 Myrna Schkolne book, People, Passions, Pastimes and Pleasures ( Staffordshire Figures 1810-35)


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