Circa 1880. 17.5ins high, 11.8ins wide, 11.4ins depth. Delphin Massier Majolica flower holder which features nine colourful garden birds, perched around a well.
Colouration: cream, brown, green, are predominant.
The piece bears maker's marks for the Delphin Massier pottery.
CONDITION: Good. Small flake to bucket out rim.
Some small flakes to lower base edge.
RESTORATION. Pulley wheel reglued together and joins retouched.
Retouched flakes to all beaks.
Two tail feathers and one wing reglued and joins retouched.
A few filled chips to bricks.
Replacement spindle for pully wheel.