19th Century Scottish Rosslyn Pottery Slip Glazed 'Penny Bank'

19th Century Scottish Rosslyn Pottery Slip Glazed 'Penny Bank'

Code: 10359


W: 8.1cm (3.2")H: 9.1cm (3.6")

£110.00 Approx $139.24, €128.35, £110

For sale is a beautiful little Scottish vernacular slipware glaze, penny bank (money box) or 'penure-pig', 'pinner' or 'Pirley-pigs' from the late 19th century. 

- The charming little Scottish vernacular piece is a slotted earthenware money-box for small savings, used esp. by children.  There is some decoration to the upper in raised ring marks around the point to the top.  It has a wide slot for coin deposits. 
- Pottery in an attractive deep glaze in a green, brown and cream colourway
- Likely to be Scottish in origin Rosslyn's pottery in Kirkcaldy produced these fascinating little recreations.

A highly charming, collectable and beautiful little item which satisfied our vernacular Scottish interest in particular!

Free delivery to the UK mainland as priced. International buyers are welcome, but please contact us prior to payment to confirm the additional packaging, insurance and shipping costs by way of acceptance to your country. Purchaser responsible for local import tariffs/fees.  If you are interested in multiple items, please contact us for combined postage.