Sunday Mirror - - SAIRAKHAN -

A ce­ramic fig­ure called the The Old Bal­loon Seller has been in our fam­ily for gen­er­a­tions. Please could you let me know if she is worth any­thing to­day? Emily Front, Ox­ford, Ox­ford­shire Doul­ton be­gan to pro­duce the fa­mous range of fig­urines in 1913. The Old Bal­loon Seller was de­signed by Les­ley Har­ra­dine and first re­leased in 1929. It has the num­ber HN 1315. She was one of a series of street seller fig­urines. Orig­i­nal fig­ures make around £75 if in good con­di­tion, and a bit more if mint.

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