Pair Staffordshire 'Simpson & Brown' Generals on horseback

Dimensions:

Tallest is 13.2ins high, 7.1ins wide, 3.5ins depth


ID:

19928

Price:

USD$ 1755

GBP£ 1325

Sorted: PRICE

 

Period: Victorian, circa 1860

Description:

Pair of Staffordshire figures with a military theme which feature two generals each holding a flag, seated on horseback. The pieces are titled, ''G. BROWN' and 'GNL SIMPSON'' to the fronts. Dull gilt titles and embellishment. Decorated mainly to the front. Vent hole to the reverse. This piece represents Sir James Simpson (1792-1868) served with the Grenadier Guards during the Peninsular War of 1812-1813. Sir Brown George (1790-1865) served in Peninsular War of 1851 and was awarded a knighthood. Book reference ,'Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1835-1875' Book 1, by A.& N. Harding, page 131, figure 329.

Condition Summary:

Good. Any damage, wear, original manufacturing defects (kiln effects) or restoration that may be present, is minor and not detracting.

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