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Autumn chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Autumn chimney ornament, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 22.9 cm
    Object Height: 9 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1690
Description
Literature

Figure of a woman carrying a basket of fruit in her right arm and holding an apron with her left. There is a rake beside her. She is wearing a pink waistcoat, green apron, a skirt with floral designs and a white hat. She has black hair. She is standing on a green, yellow, and brown mound with a gold line. The glaze has a crackle.