Victorian, circa 1890. 11.8ins high, 8.3ins wide, 5.5ins depth. Antonio Alves Portuguese Palissy Majolica teapot which features a greyhound handle and a rabbit sitting upon the removable lid.
Colouration: brown, green, ochre, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Antonio Alves pottery.
CONDITION: Cover: Good.
Tiny flakes to lower rim.
RESTORATION. Hare's ears reglued and join retouched.
Filled chip to hare's tail.
Pot: Good. No restoration.
Some flaking to rim,
one hare and dog's nose.