Minton bisque figure of Hannah Moore c.1835. Some discoloration in places, otherwise in a good condition, height 17cm
Parian ware is a type of biscuit porcelain imitating marble. It was developed around 1845 by the Staffordshire pottery manufacturer Minton, and named after Paros, the Greek island renowned for its fine-textured, white Parian marble
Hannah More ( 1745 – 1833) was an English writer and philanthropist, remembered as a poet and playwright in the circle of Johnson, Reynolds and Garrick, as a writer and as a practical philanthropist. Born in Bristol, she taught at a school founded there by her father and began writing plays. She became involved with the London literary elite and a leading Bluestocking member. Her later plays and poetry became more evangelical and she joined a group campaigning against the slave trade.
- Figura de Hannah Moore, activista contra la esclavitud
- Porcelana, Galleta / Parian
- País de origen
- Reino Unido
- Buen estado - usado y con pequeños signos de los años y con imperfecciones