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Falstaff chimney ornament
  • Wood & Cadwell
  • Falstaff chimney ornament, circa late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 22.2 cm
    Object Height: 8 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1705
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Male figure (James Quinn as Falstaff). He is holding a silver luster shield on his left arm. He is wearing a lavender coat, red-orange breeches, and red, white and yellow striped surtout. He stands on a plinth encrusted with modeled flowers. The base is square with two yellow-orange lines.