Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873) seated on a Throne
333 mm (H)
Place of origin
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Ceramic, Staffordshire, Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873) seated on a Throne, Staffordshire Pottery. Full-length Staffordshire figure of Napoleon III sitting, bare-headed, in uniform and cloak, a cocked hat on his right knee seated on a throne surmounted by an eagle.
part of collection built up by Thomas Balston (d.1967). He wrote about the collection in Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Age, 1958.
Marks and inscriptions
EMPEROR OF FRANCE (raised caps.)
Makers and roles
Staffordshire Pottery, potter