Rare Bloor Derby Figure of a Soldier.

Description

A very scarce 19th century Derby figure of a seated soldier with a wooden leg, set on a circular base with scroll moulding picked out in gilt.
Blue ‘crossed swords’ mark to underside of base.
* Illustrated by John Twichett, in ‘Derby Porcelain, an Illustrated Guide’ (ACC) page 164, Colour plate 128
Described as “probably an unrecorded model by Edward Keys”
Date: c1820
Height : 6¼” (16cm)
Condition : Restoration to neck & two chips on hat. There is a small chip on the side of the draped blue fabric where something has touched or is missing…
Typical glaze crazing and light staining.
Stock ref : 17702/spg-ix
Price: £295  including  p&p (UNDER OFFER)

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