Four 19th Century Staffordshire models of Roger Giles, each squatting with their bare bottom exposed, one titled to the pedestal base, all unmarked, height 14cm Roger Giles was a Devonshire 'jack-of-all-trades' who reputedly advertised on a signboard to sell his fresh eggs, newly laid by him every day!
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Textiles and Decorative Arts
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over eight years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.