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Staffordshire pearlware pottery figure of a sleeping black putto early 19th century

Reference: 8487

Dated: c. 1820 Staffordshire England

A rare and unusual pottery pearlware figure of black sleeping putto his head resting on a basket of fruit and flowers. The figure is exceptionally well modeled and decorated in colored enamels.
Staffordshire pottery early 19th century period.

Dimensions: 5.00 inch wide 3.00 inch high 3.50 inch deep

Medium: pottery pearlware ceramic earthenware

Current Condition Little chip at base professionally restored.

Literature: Myrna Schkolne Volume 4 page 207 figure ref. 197.74


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