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Exceptionally rare figure group by Tittensor, Staffordshire comprising figures and animals in a rural setting with bocage and flowers. late 18thc.

Reference: 8227

Dated: c. 1790 Staffordshire England

An exceptionally rare and previously unrecorded bocage pearlware figure group. The large scale group consists of a pair of musicians, a shepherd and shepherdess, several ewes, rams, lambs and a dog with an elaborate base with a profusion of flowers. The reverse of the figure is marked four times with makers name in capitals TITTENSOR. One of the largest and rarest groups made by this pottery the piece is truly spectacular with its warm underglaze colors and abundance of rural charm.

Dimensions: 14.00 inch wide 9.00 inch high 3.50 inch deep

Medium: pottery earthenware ceramic

Current Condition Professional restoration to three leaves, shepherdess at the neck and a rams head, the tip of pipe, lute replaced and shepherds staff and tips to chips at some flower heads.

Price: gbp 11500.00 (Pound Sterling)
USD 15099.5 (US Dollars)

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