14 June 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 223
GBP 100 - GBP 150
A Staffordshire model of an exotic bird
modelled perched on a rocky outcrop, the body enriched in orange, the feathers picked out in orange and blue, on shaped square base, late 19th century (edge of base restored, some light flaking to enamels) -- 24cm. high
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