ROBERT W. MARTIN (1843 - 1923)
Tall monk bird tobacco jar, England, 1899
Salt-glazed stoneware, ebonized wood
Base and head incised 'Martin Bros. London + Southall 3-1899'
On base: 13 3/4" x 7"
Provenance: Collection of Ed Pascoe
Collection of Lillian Hoffman, 1980
Rago Auctions, Early 20th C. Design, 1 March 2014, lot 19
Collection of Andrew Furer
Excellent condition. One small firing line to interior of head (does not go through), tiny glazed over firing line to corner of beak, and a few small firing lines to interior of wings (do not go through).
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