Lot 1042 (The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction, 20th January 2021)
Sold for £750
Condition of the figure good to fair, with minor firing imperfections, and general surface wear.
The figure is secured to the onyx dish with glue (and will not come off - signature is impressed to the back of the cape), though there is no evidence of any faults around the base.
The dish shows wear throughout, including surface wear and chips.
ROYAL DOULTON FIGURE OF SPOOK,
designed by H. Tittensor, contemporarily mounted on an onyx circular ash dish, signed H. Tittenson to the base of the figure, 20.5cm high overall
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