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boy with a dog chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • boy with a dog chimney ornament, 1840–1860
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 19.1 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1678.a
Label Text

Male figure seated with a beehive at his side. There is a black and white dog by his feet. There is a large, hollow tulip behind the beehive. He is wearing a blue waistcoat and orange trousers. Touches of applied, string-like clay in green and orange around the bottom of the piece.