Rare pair Staffordshire spaniels on bases
Victorian, circa 1860. Tallest is 9.1ins high, 6.3ins wide, 4.3ins depth. Pair of Staffordshire figures which feature a spaniel, seated on an oblong base.
Russet and white version. Dull gilt base line and embellishment.
Decorated 'in the round' - decoration to front and reverse.
CONDITION: Right facing: Good. A few abrasions to the base.
Some rubbing to gilt.
KILN EFFECTS: tiny glaze pops to the russet enamel and reverse of base;
glaze accumulation with associated touch marks to the base edge.
RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched crack to front of base.
Filled chip to base edge and end of tail.
Left facing: Generally good. Some rubbing to gilt.
KILN EFFECTS: glaze accumulation with associated touch marks to the base edge;
tiny glaze pops to the russet enamel.
RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched cracks to reverse of base.
Retouched flakes to base edge and front.
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