Lovely French provincial large majolica duck shaped jardiniere / planter / centerpiece. It has a lovely green glaze to the neck, a Massier trademark, expressive eyes, realistic modeling, and is marked on the underside Jerome Massier, Vallauris, France. Jerome Massier (1850-1926) was a member of the Massier a family of potters with a long history in Vallauris, a region in the Cote d'Azur near Cannes. This is a heavy and substantial piece weighing 7 lbs. unpacked. In very good used condition with minor glaze losses typical of majolica as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: 14" long by 9 1/2" high by 9" (35.5 cm by 24 cm by 23 cm) deep approximately.