Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Staffordshire Pottery Pearlware Figure of Plenty

pre-Victorian, circa 1820. 10.8ins high, 4.3ins wide, 3.5ins depth. Staffordshire Pottery pearlware figure with a classical theme which features a women

holding a cornucopia full of fruit, stood on a square base.

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

Vent hole to the underside.

This piece represents Ops, Goddess of plenty.

Condition

CONDITION: Good.

Hairline to her right arm.

Minor chips and flakes to base and fruit.

Paint loss to fruit.

KILN EFFECTS: shallow firing crack to her left hand.

RESTORATION. Retouched paint losses to skirt and sleeves.


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