Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Pair Staffordshire sailor & barrel figures

Victorian, circa 1860. Tallest is 11.2ins high, 4.7ins wide, 3.3ins depth. Pair of Staffordshire figures with a maritime theme which feature a sailor holding a mug of ale, stood on a circular base.

Dull gilt base line and embellishment.

Decorated mainly to the front.
Vent hole to the reverse.

Book reference not found.


CONDITION: Right facing: Generally good.

Flake to base edge, not visible when standing upright.

Some rubbing to gilt.

KILN EFFECTS: notable crazing;

staining to the base.

RESTORATION. Filled chip to his nose.

Retouched flakes to left sleeve and both hands.

Retouched paint losses.

Left facing: Generally good.

Slight rubbing to gilt.

KILN EFFECTS: touch mark to his right arm at the reverse.

RESTORATION. Filled chip to his hat.

Retouched paint losses.

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