Large Staffordshire Figure – King John signing the Magna Carta – c. 1860
Large Staffordshire Figure depicting King John signing the Magna Carta, the king in an elaborate tent, flags either side, flanked by small figures in kilts, the whole brightly coloured with areas of sieved clay.
32.5cm high, base 20cm
good condition, minor wear & signs of age, rift along top is original mould / firing mark
ref. Victorian Staff. figures – Harding vol 1, p287 for the figure.