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spaniel's gentle chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • spaniel's gentle chimney ornament, 1870–1880
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 9.5 cm
    Object Height: 3 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1682
Label Text

Small, crude figure of a dog. Enamel over glaze decoration of red-orange spots, ears and mouth. It has black eyes and touches of yellow green at the neck. Smaller dog form near the larger dog's forepaws. The smaller dog is not decorated except for three red-orange spots. Irregular base with gold line.