Victorian, circa 1900. 7.7ins high, 8.7ins wide, 6.7ins depth. Staffordshire Pottery egg tureen and cover which features a hen, resting on a basketweave oval base.
Decorated 'in the round' - decoration to front and reverse.
Book reference ,'Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1835-1875' Book 2, by A.& N. Harding, page 231, figure 2828.
CONDITION: Hen: Very good. No restoration. Nest: Very good. No restoration. Some small flakes to inner rim.
KILN EFFECTS: a few specks of kiln detritus caught in the glaze to the interior.