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Irish National Forester chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Irish National Forester chimney ornament, 1877
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware, enamel
  • Object Height: 36.2 cm
    Object Height: 14 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1697
Label Text

Male figure seated on a horse. There is a deer thrown over the horse in front of the man. The man's clothing is mostly white with touches of gold decoration. Enamel decoration of peach on the face, black hair and shoes, red and blue plumes on his hat, and blue stockings with red trim. There is an orange blanket on the horse. The deer is orange-tan. The horse is white with black eyes and gray/black feet and nose.