Rockingham Treacle Glazed Stoneware Shoe Quill Pen Holder

Rockingham Treacle Glazed Stoneware Shoe Quill Pen Holder

Code: CE23014

Dimensions:

W: 12.5cm (4.9")H: 4cm (1.6")D: 3.5cm (1.4")

RESERVED

A delightful novelty antique Rockingham treacle glazed stoneware pen holder modelled as a shoe dating from around 1840. Modelled on a gentleman’s shoe the quill pen holder is of long shape with a slightly raised heel applied with two holes for quill pens. The shoe is decorated with a molded bucke and has a shaped heel and base and is richly glazed in dark brown metallic treacle glazes and is not marked.

In good condition.


Origin : England
Maker : Rockingham
Manufacture Date : Circa 1840
Materials : Stoneware