Pair of Joseph Holdcroft Majolica Vases, England, c. 1875, each with register of white flowers to foot and rim and central high relief scene of a bird and butterfly amongst a vine and flower motif on a cobalt ground, impressed mark, ht. 10 3/8 in.
Literature: A similar vase illustrated in Majolica, by Nicholas Dawes, p. 124, fig. 221.
Professional restoration to body of each.
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