London, South Kensington
15 March 2001
A pair of figures of dancers
she wearing an orange hat, blue bodice and plaid skirt, he wearing an orange hat, blue coat and long boots, each modelled standing, their arms crossed at their waists holding a flag in each hand, well coloured, on shaped circular gilt-line bases, mid 19th century (some overpainting to black enamels, tiny chips and flaking to enamels) -- 25cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures Of The Victorian Era (1970), p. E377, figs. 50 and 51.
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