A Victorian George Jones & Son's majolica twin handled game dish and cover, 19th century
Auction: July 2021
A Victorian George Jones & Son's majolica twin handled game tureen and cover, 19th century. Circa 1874 - 90. The cover is modelled with a wild boars head finial enclosed by a band of oak leaves and acorns. The twin handled boars head dish has a decorated border with oval shaped wild boar and hunting dog scenes both framed within ornate cartouches against oak leaf and acorn motifs modelled in shallow relief. Impressed factory marks beneath. 12.8 in (32.5 cm) diameter. An identical example sold at an auction house in 2006 for £1,100 hammer price.