Author Topic: Is this Whieldon?  (Read 6370 times)

Offline patrickB

  • Board Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4
Is this Whieldon?
« on: September 17, 2008, 08:48:55 PM »
Hello from a newbie
this is a great site !
I bought this pottery pig money box recently. & as i picked it up i thought its Whieldon
I love it to bits & hope to keep it for a while.
thanks patrick

Offline antiquerose123

  • Board Super-hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 1739
  • Gender: Female
  • Say "YES" to Antiques........LOL
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #1 on: September 22, 2008, 07:27:25 PM »
Hi Patrick, and Welcome....  :cheerleader:

Anything on the bottom as for marks?  Do you have the measurements?

Thxs
Every flower that has ever bloomed, had to go through a whole lot of DIRT FIRST......:flowers2:      
antiquerose123 (Rose) :rse:  

Offline patrickB

  • Board Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2008, 10:14:19 PM »
no marks anywhere. ive been to a top north east auction house they say its whieldon. or at least whieldon type.... size is approx 4 inchs long. cheers

Offline Tigerchips

  • Board Moderator
  • Board Super-hero
  • ****
  • Posts: 1558
  • Gender: Male
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2008, 09:38:17 AM »
I found this pig on ebay, though i'm not sure how accurate this auction is...

VERY OLD 1800's CZECH POTTERY HOLD EYED PIG PIGGY BANK

Offline patrickB

  • Board Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2008, 08:01:26 PM »
hi tigerchips. this is almost as mine though diff glaze.  Ive not heard of these pigs before. so will do some cheking ... thank you for ur time ... patrick

Offline antiquerose123

  • Board Super-hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 1739
  • Gender: Female
  • Say "YES" to Antiques........LOL
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2008, 12:18:27 AM »
Hi patrick,

Is there anything on the bottom at all...for marks anywhere?
Every flower that has ever bloomed, had to go through a whole lot of DIRT FIRST......:flowers2:      
antiquerose123 (Rose) :rse:  

Offline patrickB

  • Board Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #6 on: September 27, 2008, 06:06:24 PM »
Yes tiger chips you were spot on, did a bit research & found one the same as mine. though they are damaged... mine is perfect. though grazed ..cheers patrick

Offline antiquerose123

  • Board Super-hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 1739
  • Gender: Female
  • Say "YES" to Antiques........LOL
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #7 on: September 27, 2008, 11:16:54 PM »
 :clap: :clap:
Every flower that has ever bloomed, had to go through a whole lot of DIRT FIRST......:flowers2:      
antiquerose123 (Rose) :rse:  

Offline antiquerose123

  • Board Super-hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 1739
  • Gender: Female
  • Say "YES" to Antiques........LOL
Re: Is this Whieldon?
« Reply #8 on: September 28, 2008, 05:49:17 AM »
Hi there, thought you might enjoy this site since we are taking *Piggy Banks*.  ;)

http://www.piggybankpage.co.uk/


Take a snoop around there for some interesting other piggy bans...
Every flower that has ever bloomed, had to go through a whole lot of DIRT FIRST......:flowers2:      
antiquerose123 (Rose) :rse:  

 

SMF spam blocked by CleanTalk