Object Description

Minton Majolica ewer and stand which features putti supporting the stem of the ewer, a cherub riding a dolphin below the spout. A merboy with entwined serpents to the handle. The base has serpents around the rim. Merboys and satyr heads with open mouths around the central panel. Colouration: cobalt blue, green, ochre, are predominant. Marks include a factory specific date cipher for the year 1859.

Object Condition

Ewer: Good. KILN EFFECTS: glaze run in places. RESTORATION. Base reglued and join retouched. Stand: Good. Light scratches from use. KILN EFFECTS: glaze accumulation to the wells; over glazed shrinkage line to two cherub’s waists. RESTORATION. Stabilised and retouched crack to rim.

Object Classification

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