Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Cunha Palissy Majolica Crab Wallpocket

Circa 1890. 8.7ins high, 7.9ins wide, 3.1ins depth. Jose A Cunha Portuguese Palissy Majolica wall pocket which features a crab on cabbage leaves.

Colouration: green, pink, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Jose A Cunha pottery.


CONDITION: Generally Good. RESTORATION. Right claw remodelled.

One leg reglued and join retouched.

Filled chip to under rim of pocket.

Filled chip to outer rim.

Retouched flakes to edge of crab carapace.

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