Staffordshire twin turret cottage with tower
Victorian, circa 1860. 7.4ins high, 7.3ins wide, 3.1ins depth. Staffordshire cottage which features twin turrets,
a central tower and a pillar either side of the front door, stood on a shaped base.
Dull gilt base line and embellishment. Flatback, decorated mainly to the front.
Book reference,'Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1835-1875' Book 2, by A.& N. Harding, page 278, figure 3168.
Chip to shredded clay to one pillar.
Small flake to shredded clay to lower roof.
Small paint losses to the ground.
Slight rubbing to gilt.
KILN EFFECTS: some glaze run and flecks of stray coloured glaze;
over glazed chip to one turret finial;
small firing hole to front door.
RESTORATION: piece of shredded clay to one turret remodelled.
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