A Pair Of English Pearlware Pigeons.
The pigeons are naturalistically modeled sitting on their nests and are colored in an unusual blue-gray. One with repair to tail (off/on) and chip to inner rim.
Provenance: The Elizabeth Turkey Collection.
Reference: A similar pair illustrated by Major Cyril Earle, The Earle Collection of Early Staffordshire Pottery, p131, nos 111 &112.