Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Minton Majolica Cat with Mouse Jug/Pitcher

Victorian, circa 1874. 10.2ins high, 7.5ins wide, 3.9ins depth. Minton Majolica jug/pitcher which features a cat with a mouse trapped under it's paw.

White ground version. Colouration: turquoise, black, green, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bears a pattern number, '1924'.

English diamond registration mark for the date ?/10/1874. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1874.

 

Condition

CONDITION: Good. KILN EFFECTS: a couple flecks of stray coloured glaze to the cat and handle.

RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched hairlines, one running across cat's paws, one to the rim.

 


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