Lot 307: WEMYSS WARE LARGE BLACK & WHITE PIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY 28cm high, 46cm long
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
LARGE BLACK & WHITE PIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY
sponged black decoration on a white ground, impressed mark WEMYSS WARE/ R.H.&S.
28cm high, 46cm long
Pig in good overall condition
Tail is professionally restored
One or two fine glaze cracks underneath base approx 1" long each
Otherwise good order
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