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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Ceramics: English: Pre 1900: Item # 13048

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Kensington House Antiques
Kensington
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Rare Staffordshire Inkwell & Candleholder
Very rare Staffordshire figural inkwell in the form of two birds nesting amongst flowers. A beautifully modeled and painted tulip stands upright between the birds. It is possible that the tulip was intended as a candlestick, because the quill holders are in the base near the birds' tails. Origin: England, ca. 1870. Size: 2-3/4" diameter; 3" tall. Condition: excellent, no damage or repairs.


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