Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Majolica Palissy toad figure

Victorian, circa 1890. 4.1ins high, 3.1ins wide, 1.6ins depth. Portuguese Palissy Majolica figural which features a toad.

Colouration: green, brown, ochre, are predominant.

Book reference not found.


CONDITION: Generally good. Slight wear to top and underside.

KILN EFFECTS: shrinkage crack to right foot and one also to left foot and leg;

flakes and kiln grit to the underside associated with hanging holes and stilt marks.

RESTORATION: Front left leg reglued and join retouched.

Filled and retouched chips and flakes to all four feet and flake to toad's bottom lip.

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