London, South Kensington
20 September 2001
A pearlware group of Tam O'Shanter and Souter Johnny
modelled seated holding cups, a foaming jug on the table before them, on titled shaped rectangular base, circa 1825 (Tam O'Shanter with his right arm restuck, other minor chips and damages) -- 19cm. high
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Cf. Pat Halfpenny, English Earthenware Figures 1740-1840 (1991), p. 204, pl. 58 for a pair of figures of Tam O'Shanter and Souter Johnny.
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Please note that the table and jug in this group is replacement.
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