Boys Collecting Bird Eggs (Parr)

 

Stock No: 000677

 

Height: 6 Inches / 15.2 cm

 

Reference: Harding Book 3, Page 207, Fig 2200A

 

Price: £330.00

 

A rare well coloured and modelled original Victorian figure of two boys fighting over a birds nest. A group figure of two boys, one leaning on top of the other holding his head and shoulder. The boy kneeling on the ground holds a bird’s nest with his left hand. The standing boy is wearing a hat, jacket, shirt, neckerchief, and trousers with a satchel on his back while the boy kneeling wears a shirt, neckerchief, and trousers. An interesting figure which highlights the fascination Victorians had with oology. This figure is in fine condition, it Made in Staffordshire by the Thomas Parr factory, England c1852.

 

 

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