London, South Kensington
26 April 2001
Military and Boer War Commemoratives
A Bovey Pottery figure of 'The Boss'
and another of Franklin Roosevelt, from the 'Our Gang' Series, each modelled standing, named to the underside, printed marks, mid 20th century (Roosevelt's left leg restuck) -- 20cm. and 21cm. high; a Royal Victoria Pottery vase, modelled in the form of a globe with Sir Winston Churchill and Franklin Roosevelt standing either side, above a shaped base, moulded with the inscription LETS DRINK TO THE VICTORY, the reverse with LETS DRINK TO PEACE, printed mark -- 17cm. diam.; a pottery character jug modelled with the head of J.C. SMUTS 1941, impressed to the underside PRIME MINISTER/OF THE/UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA/GENERAL THE RT HON/J.C.SMUTS 1941 -- 13cm. high; a W.H. Goss three handled tyg commemorative of the Boer War; and four items of pottery relating to the Boer War (9)
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