Pair of Staffordshire Pottery Obelisks, Mocha decoration late 18th century

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A rare and dramatic pair of pearlware pottery obelisks with faux marbled decoration in mochaware colours. The obelisks are modelled standing on square plinths with medallion in relief of Hercules and the Nemean Lion and a Greek classical maiden holding a cornucopia emblematic of bounty.
The pair are highly decorative with good visual impact. A classic elegant stylish pair with Adam influence .

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    12 in. H x 4 in. W x 4 in. D
    30 cm H x 10 cm W x 10 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Woodstock, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU95815397453
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 14 hours

Located in Woodstock, OXFORDSHIRE

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  • The British Antique Dealers' Association

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