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Walton Staffordshire Pearlware cow & calf bocage figure

pre-Victorian, circa 1820. 5.9ins high, 4.1ins wide, 2.8ins depth. Walton Staffordshire pearlware bocage figure with a pastoral theme which features a cow with a calf, recumbent on an oval base. Black and white version.

Decorated 'in the round' - decoration to front and reverse.

Open bottomed. Maker's marks Walton molded ribbon.

Book reference ,'People, Passions, Pastimes and Pleasures. Staffordshire figures 1810-1835', by Myrna Schkolne, page 293


Good. A few tiny flakes to bocage.

KILN EFFECTS: two touch marks to the base;

tiny glaze pops to the cow's back;

shrinkage line to the inside of the cow's right back leg.

RESTORATION: Two filled chips to bocage.

Filled chip to cow's left horn. Cow's left ear remodelled.

Retouched flakes to bocage.

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