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    A PAIR OF DERBY PORCELAIN FIGURES OF A SEATED BOY AND GIRL
    Derby Porcelain Factory, Derbyshire, England, circa 1825
    Marks: BLOOR DERBY (in red, partially effaced), No 362 (incised)
    6-1/4 inches high (15.9 cm) (boy)

    The pair of porcelain figures of a seated boy with begging dog and a seated girl feeding milk to a cat, on shaped reticulated circular bases.

    Provenance:
    The James Whitehill Collection, Dallas, Texas


    Condition Report*: restoration to upraised hand of boy, both arms of girl, minor glaze loss and rubbing to gilt decoration
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    6th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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