Brown Westhead Moore & Co Majolica lady with basket figure
Victorian, circa 1875. 11.5ins high, 8.3ins wide, 5.7ins depth. Brown Westhead Moore & Co Majolica figural which features a lady wearing traditional dress, standing holding an empty basket. Colouration: brown, pink, pale blue, are predominant. Book reference not found.
Small flake to underside base edge.
Slight wear to front of shawl.
KILN EFFECTS: small firing hole to rim of brown basket;
some brown glaze run;
kiln detritus caught in the glaze to the base.
RESTORATION: stabilised and retouched cracks to either side of basket handle
and to inside rim of basket below one handle;
one finger to left hand
and three fingers to right hand have been reglued and joins retouched.