Lot 310: WEMYSS WARE A PAIR OF SMALL WHITE-GLAZED PIGS, CIRCA 1900 16cm long
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
A PAIR OF SMALL WHITE-GLAZED PIGS, CIRCA 1900
each covered in a white glaze, both with impressed marks WEMYSS, minor restorations (2)
- in good general condition, with fine allover crazing
- professionally restored leg and tail to one pig, restored tail to the other
- firing crack around mould seam on one pig and a minor glaze flaw
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