Cordys

A pair of large 19thC George Boyd pedestal garden urns

Estimate: $600 - $1,200


Lot Description

A pair of large 19thC George Boyd pedestal garden urns, the ovoid bodies with relief historical figures depicting representatives of the British Empire paying homage to Queen Victoria. Extensive damage and restoration, repainted. H.820mm. Note: A similar pair illustrated in 'Pottery in New Zealand' by Gail Lambert 1985 pg. 104. This illustrated pair from the collection of the Auckland Institute and Museum 'From the Auckland Old Colonial Collection). Also illustrated in an original George Boyd advertisement.