Victorian, circa 1880. Tallest is 11.8ins high, 8.3ins wide, 3.5ins depth.
Pair of J.R.L. Majolica wall pockets which feature a bird perched on a branch above a woven nest.
Colouration: green, brown, ochre, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the J.R.L. pottery.
CONDITION: Wall pocket 1: Good.
Small flakes to branch and rim of nest.
KILN EFFECTS: over glazed chip to one leaf.
RESTORATION. Filled chip to bird's tail feathers and one leaf.
Retouched flakes to leaves.
Wall pocket 2: Good.
Some small flakes to branch.
KILN EFFECTS: tiny glaze pops to the bird.
RESTORATION. Filled and retouched chips and flakes to leaves.
Tip of bird's tail feather and beak reglued.