A rare Staffordshire figure of Hercules and the bull

A rare Staffordshire figure of Hercules and the bull



A rare Staffordshire figure of Hercules and the bull;  Hercules is  grappling with the bull which has fallen to the ground and is wearing the skin of the lion he slayed over his shoulder with two huge well modelled claws and a tail showing.

Restoration to the bull’s tail, horn and finger

c. 1810

5.75″ long

£1,250