Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Large Wedgwood Majolica Putti compote

Victorian, circa 1889. 16.3ins high, 11.4ins wide, 11.4ins depth. Wedgwood Majolica compote which features three putti with musical instruments.

Colouration: brown, ochre, green, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Wedgwood pottery.
Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1889.

Book reference not found.


CONDITION: Dish: Good. No restoration.

Staining and scratches from use.

Tarnishing to the metal interior.

KILN EFFECTS: notable crazing;

glaze run to the green glaze.

Stand: Generally good.

KILN EFFECTS: glaze run to the brown glaze;

flecks of stray coloured glaze to the putti;

thin glaze application to the pan pipes and quiver.

RESTORATION:- Filled chip to the feathers of the arrows.

Retouched flakes to ground,


one putti's hair and retouched bruise to same putti's neck.

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