A collection of antique miniature potties
Regular price £450
A rare collection of Victorian miniature ceramic potties, dating from 1830 - 1900, usually made by Staffordshire potteries and often given as christening gifts to babies and young children.
Ten individual examples, each bearing a toilet humour motto and foliate surround. Including four with hand painted embellishment, one in a rare blue transfer print, one large example and one with a banded rim.
"Hand it over to me my dear" x 7
"For a kiss i'll hand you this" x 2
The large, rare example also has a lesser found motto:
"I love but thee oh, smile on me"
Approx 3" diameter x 2" height (some larger, some smaller)
7 in good condition with minor nibbles & crazing. 3 with slight damage issues/minor chips. Please enquire for a detailed condition report.