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A Pair of Staffordshire Pearlware Pigeon Tureens and covers, Circa. 1820-30.

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A Pair of Staffordshire Pearlware Pigeon Tureens and Covers,

Circa. 1820-30.


The tureens are in the form of pigeons on a nest, each pigeon with red circled brown eyes and brown and puce plumage, the nest splashed in brown and shredded with ochre grass.


Dimensions: 7 inches (18cm) long.


Reference:

A similar pair illustrated by Major Cyril Earle, The Earle Collection of Early Staffordshire Pottery, p131, nos 111 &112.