London, South Kensington
28 March 2002
A figure of the 'Fat Sailor'
wearing yellow hat and striped blue and white shirt and white trousers, modelled standing, hands on his hips, on shaped oval base, circa 1870 (some damages and restoration) -- 34cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. C282, fig.234.
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