Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Large Minton Majolica Vase with Cat Handles

Victorian, circa 1863. 28ins high, 13.4ins wide, 8.7ins depth.

Minton Majolica vase which features cat head handles and grape vine embellishment.

Yellow ground version. Colouration: yellow, green, brown, are predominant.

Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1857.

Condition

Good. Chip to one berry.

Some flakes and wear to ribbon.

KILN EFFECTS: uneven glaze application to interior;

glaze run to the green, blue, brown and ochre glazes.

RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched crack to the body.

Stabilised and retouched crack to the foot.

Ear reglued and joins retouched.

Filled chip to foot rim and one ear.


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