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!
Will Farmer - Director
Ceramics, Glass, Oriental & Decorative Arts
Will specialises in 20th Century decorative arts covering ceramics, glass and furniture. He studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery undertaking a combined BA Hons in silversmithing and Fine Art history. Notable finds include a Martin Brothers Stoneware bird selling for £20,500 and a rare collection of documents relating to the Stourbridge Glass Industry selling locally for over £22,000. Will is now in his eighth season as an expert on BBC's Antiques Roadshow.