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Queen Victoria chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Queen Victoria chimney ornament, circa 1840–1850
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 27.3 cm
    Object Height: 10 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1659
Label Text

Female figure (Queen Victoria). She is wearing a white dress with touches of gold decoration. Arms and face have peach tones. She has black hair. The glaze is crackled. She is wearing a coronet on her head and a gold necklace around her neck. The skirt of her costume forms into an oval base with the words "Queen Victoria," written on gold.