London, South Kensington
28 March 2002
A pearlware figure of Jeramiah
of Sherratt type, wearing robes, modelled standing before bocage and beside a pedestal inscribed SCRIPTU/ES./PRESERVE/D.JEREMIAH/CH.34, his left hand raised, on shaped rectangular base moulded and painted in blue and red with scrolls and foliage, circa 1820 (base cracked, some small chips and glaze flakes) -- 27cm. high
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Cf. Pat Halfpenny, English Earthenware Figures 1740-1840 (1991), p. 254.
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