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ROBERT W. MARTIN (1843 - 1923); MARTIN BROTHERS;

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ROBERT W. MARTIN (1843 - 1923); MARTIN BROTHERS;

Estimate: $90,000 - $120,000

Large bird tobacco jar, England, 1894
Salt-glazed stoneware, painted wood
Head incised R. Wallace Martin + Brothers London + Southall 5 1894, base incised 4 1894 R.W. Martin + Brothers London + Southall
16 3/4" x 7" x 8 1/2"
Provenance: Woolley & Wallis, England, 2004
Private collection, England

Minor shallow chip to tip of beak, small fleck to one talon. Firing line to one toe. Some wear, flaking, and bruise/chip to edge of wood base.



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