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Staffordshire pottery figure group of the Flight to Egypt by Walton.Early 19th century.

Reference: 7955

Dated: c. 1820 Staffordshire England

A fine quality Walton Pottery tree trunk spill vase group titles in black impressed capitals "Flight to Egypt". The group comprises of Joseph and Mary with the infant Jesus with a donkey and fleeing from Bethlehem to escape King Herod's dictate. The piece is exceptionally well modeled and colored with comprehensive attention to detail, one of the best examples of its kind. The reverse of the figure bears the famous WALTON scroll mark

Dimensions: 6.00 inch wide 8.00 inch high 3.50 inch deep

Medium: pottery pearlware ceramic earthenware

Current Condition Minor restoration, at donkey's tail,ear, and rope.

Literature: Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 by Myrna Schkolne Volume 2. page 196

Price: gbp 1450.00 (Pound Sterling)
USD 1903.85 (US Dollars)

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