Majolica donkey & cart planter
Victorian, circa 1880. 8.3ins high, 15ins wide, 7.9ins depth. Majolica planter which features a donkey pulling a cart. Colouration: brown, ochre, pink, are predominant.
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Flaking to the interior of the cart and ground.
Flake to the harness on one cart strap,
rim of cart,
and left ear.
KILN EFFECTS: glaze pops to the saddle cloth;
over glazed shrinkage line to the left cart strap.
RESTORATION: Right ear
and three spokes to right wheel reglued and join retouched.
Remodelled tip of left ear
and end of left cart handle.
Stabilised and retouched crack to the right cart strap.
Retouched chip to rim and side of the cart.
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