Lot 306: WEMYSS WARE LARGE AND RARE PIG FIGURE, LATE 19TH CENTURY 27.8cm high, 44cm long
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
LARGE AND RARE PIG FIGURE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
probably decorated by Karel Nekola, and painted with an all-over pattern of flowering clover
27.8cm high, 44cm long
Pig in very good condition
Very fine allover crazing
Some minor light marks of turquoise paint under the glaze by the back foot
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