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Pair of English North Country Treacle-Glazed Lions
Category: Ceramics
SubType: Pottery
Origin: England-UK
Era: 19th Century
Height: 11 1/4 inches (28.6 cm) inches
Width: 4 3/4 inches (12 cm) inches
Depth: 8 1/2 inches (21.6 cm) inches
A Pair Of English North Country Treacle-Glazed Pottery Lions.

Each lion is glazed in treacle brown. Each has a fine moulded mane and open mouth, showing sharp teeth. The right front paw rests on a ball, reminiscent of the D' Medici lions. The tail swishes forward over the right flank; all upon a rectangular, stepped base.

Circa 1800-1810.

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