Portrait bust of John Milton

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Date:1785 - 1795 (c.)

Description:Pearlware portrait bust. Height 230mm. John Milton (1608-1674) was a poet, whose best known work is 'Paradise Lost', which he wrote between 1658 and 1663. This bust of Milton is impressed on the base 'Ra. Wood Burslem'.


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1750s
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Donor ref:1949.P.233 (159/20685)

Source: Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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