A Pair of Derby Duesbury Period Porcelain Figures of a Milkman and Milkmaid c1820
Heading : A Pair of Derby 'Duesbury Period' Porcelain Figures of a Milkman and Milkmaid
Date : Circa 1820
Period : George III
Marks :Red painted crown above crossed batons and cursive ;D'
Origin :Derby, England
Colour :Polychrome and gilt
Pattern :Elaborate gilt detail to coat and her short jacket
Features :He with a shoulder or 'Packman's' stick
Condition :Good. She is missing her detachable yolk
Restoration : Good restoration to her left arm and to his left arm. Limited restoration to her base. Yolks replaced.
Dimensions : 17.8 and 18.2cm height
Weight : 526 grams
Eric Knowles Comments
For this pair of figures described as a 'Man and Woman holding Milk Churns' See:Derby Porcelain Figures 1750- 1848 Page 426, plate 358 and page 414 for a discussion of another version of a pair of differing figures with the milk pails suspended from yokes Circa 1820 and Robert Bloor and Co.
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