Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Staffordshire Pearlware 'John Wesley' Bust

pre-Victorian, circa 1820. 10.6ins high, 9.6ins wide, 3.9ins depth. Staffordshire Pottery pearlware bust with a religious theme which features John Wesley,

resting on a plinth base.

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

Open bottomed.


CONDITION: Generally good.

Abrasion to end of nose.

KILN EFFECTS: shrinkage crack to the reverse and top of head;

shrinkage crack to the reverse, where bust joins base.

RESTORATION. Filled chip front of base.

Large filled chip to back corner.

Retouched paint losses to black gown.

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