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Staffordshire figure with two birds in tree pearlware glaze "Obadiah Sherratt". antique period early 19th century England.

Reference: 5792

Dated: c. 1820 Staffordshire England

Staffordshire pottery pearlware figure group of two yellow birds possibly canaries or love birds perched on branches of a hollow tree trunk.
The figure is by " Obadiah Sherratt", easily recognizable features especially the unique shaping of the oak leaves.
The figure evokes an image of love and companionship.

Dimensions: 5.70 inch high

Medium: Staffordshire pearlware pottery ceramic earthenware

Current Condition Only restoration to a minor chip on one leaf.

Literature: Page 27 figure ref.113.64 Volume 3 Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840, by Myrna Schkolne.


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