An earthenware press-
Each portrait is framed within a pair of part-
These flasks are known in several versions, including examples with the names of the subjects impressed below each bust, so there can be no doubt as to the identity of the portrait subjects. They also occur in salt-
According to John and Jennifer May “Commemorative Pottery 1780-
English, probably Staffordshire, made circa 1838 to 1861.
Pot ID: AP/839
Dimensions: 226.5mm highest to top of rim.
Net Weight (grams): 559
There is a hairline along the mould seam line on one side (to the right of Victoria) which has been stabilised with adhesive. See photo 5 (but is difficult to see or photograph). Some tiny glaze nibbles on edge of base.