10 - 11 June 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
A STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE MODEL OF A SEATED SETTER,
CIRCA 1800, PROBABLY WOOD FAMILY
7in. (18cm.) high
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See Frank Falkner, The Wood Family of Burslem, London, 1912, pl. XIV, illus. no. 68 for an early version of this model.
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