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Staffordshire pottery pearlware bocage figure of Christ Crucified with the two Mary's. early 19th century

Reference: 8623

Dated: 1820 Staffordshire England

Staffordshire pottery bocage pearlware figure of Jesus Christ's crucifixion. This high-quality figure shows Jesus on the cross with two female figures thought to be Mary his mother and Mary Magdeline. Figures with a religious theme were often made with great care, and this rare piece and its attributes reflect this.

Dimensions: 6.00 inch wide 10.00 inch high 4.00 inch deep

Medium: pottery pearlware ceramic staffordshire

Current Condition Some good restoration.

Provenance: With Jonathan Horne Kensington Church Street London and then from a private collection in USA.

Literature: Page 166 figure ref. 89.1 Volume 2 in Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 by Myrna Schkolne.


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