Pair of Staffirdshire Figures ‘Jobson & Nell’, Enoch Wood, circa 1820


Pair of Staffordshire pottery figures, probably Enoch Wood factory, circa 1820. The figures very well modelled as ‘Jobson and Nell’. The seated cobbler repairing a shoe, with a dog beneath his stool. Whilst his wife Nell, pours drink into a cup, from a large jug, and has a cat beneath her stool. Both figures set upon square bases, and decorated in vibrant enamels, beneath a pearlware glaze.

Impressed numbers ‘34’, and ‘27’ to the bases.

Size: Height 17 cm, 6 5/8”.
Width 8 cm, 3 1/8”.
Depth 7.7 cm, 3”.

Condition: Typical minor wear to the enamel. No damage. No restoration.

Medium: Earthenware

Height: 17.00 cm, 7"

Width: 8.00 cm, 3"

Depth: 7.70 cm, 3"

Condition: Good