Sold for £5,000
An early 19th Century Staffordshire spill holder group 'Who shall ware the breeches', depicting a domestic battle with a husband and wife fighting over a pair of breeches, a cat at their feet, with fireplace and chimney breast impressed with a clock face and 'CONQUER OF DIE' and 'WHO SHALL WARE THE BREECHES', all picked out in bright colours on a scroll moulded base, 20cms high.
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Auction: The Country House and Fine Interiors Auction, 8th Dec, 2020
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