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Staffordshire pottery Christening Group " Obadiah Sherratt" circa 1820 period

Reference: 7643

Dated: 1820 Staffordshire England

A rare pearlware Staffordshire pottery rainbow base bocage Christening Group attributed to Obadiah Sherratt.
This elaborately modeled group shows the vicar holding the baby with the clerk, the father, and the Godmothers looking on.The oak leaf shaped bocage is a typical feature from this pottery.

Dimensions: 8.00 inch wide 8.00 inch high 5.25 inch deep

Medium: pearlware pottery bocage ceramic

Current Condition Restored at some leaves, tree trunk , parsons right hand,arm of father.

Literature: Myrna Schkolne Volume 4 Chapter 142 in Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 published by Schiffer.

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