Bretby pottery bust of a Bull dog, c. 1890.


A large Bretby pottery bust of a Bull dog, c. 1890. The finely potted bust, painted in naturalistic style, and having inset glass eyes. He is wearing a studded collar, which has a nameplate inscribed ‘Tom Crossley, Lyn Dene, Huddersfield’.
Pierced to the reverse for suspension on a wall.
Impressed factory marks to the reverse.
Height - 17.5 cm, 6 7/8”.
Width - 22 cm, 8 5/8”.
Depth - 25 cm, 9 7/8”.
Condition - Chip to one stud - please see images for detail.

Medium: Earthenware.

Signed/Inscribed: Impressed factory marks.

Height:  17.50 cm, 6.89"
Width:  22 cm, 8.66"
Depth:  25 cm, 9.84"

Condition: Chip to one stud on collar.

£1,150

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