Pair Staffordshire ‘Simpson & Brown’ Generals on Horseback

Pair of Staffordshire figures with a military theme which feature two generals each holding a flag, seated on horseback. The pieces are titled, ”G. BROWN’ and ‘GNL SIMPSON” to the fronts. Dull gilt titles and embellishment. These represent Sir James Simpson (1792-1868) served with the Grenadier Guards during the Peninsular War of 1812-1813. Sir Brown George (1790-1865) served in Peninsular War of 1851 and was awarded a knighthood. 

Item Details:

Price: £675 includes shipping

Item date: Circa 1860

Dimensions: Tallest is 13.2ins high, 7.1ins wide, 3.5ins depth

Condition: Good. Minimal damage, wear, manufacturing defects (kiln effects) and/or restoration, which does not detract from the piece.

'Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1835-1875' Book 1, by A.& N. Harding, page 131, figure 329. Reading

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Name: Ben Tulk

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