Lot 372 , A rare Staffordshire toy porcelain figure of a cat with arched back, on a cushion, c.1835-50, H. 4.6cm
A rare Staffordshire toy porcelain figure of a cat with arched back, on a cushion, c.1835-50, inscribed in red '203', typical minor manufacturing imperfections, H. 4.6cm
Provenance - The Dennis G. Rice collection of English porcelain animals of the 19th century
cf. Dennis G. Rice, Cats In English Porcelain of the 19th century, colour plate 71.
typical minor manufacturing imperfections
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Sold for £300