Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-1861) and Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873)
314 mm (H)
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Ceramic, Staffordshire, Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-1861) and Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873), Staffordshire Pottery. Full-length Staffordshire figures of Prince Albert and Napoleon III, both standing, a wall and a heap of shells between them. Napoleon III (left) in a kepi under the Tricolor, and Albert (right) in a cocked hat under the Union Jack.
part of collection built up by Thomas Balston (d.1967). He wrote about the collection in Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Age, 1958.
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Makers and roles
Staffordshire Pottery, potter