of the Week on 07 December 2007
Pair Staffordshire Pearlware bocage cow & calf figures
Pair Staffordshire Pearlware figures of a cow and calf. The russet and white cows stand looking down at a black and white calf, leafy bocage rises up behind them. Shredded clay decoration to base. Decorated all round. Hollow base.. CONDITION: Good. No cracks. Tight hairline to reverse base edge of one. No chips. Kiln effect: A couple of firing cracks to underside of base to right facing figure. One restored flower to one figure (unusually, apart from the one flower, the bocage is in very good, unrestored condition). Restored chips to both ears and horns of right facing cow.
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