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French poodle figurine
  • Worcester Porcelain Company
  • French poodle figurine, circa 1790–1800
  • Where object was made: Worcester, England, United Kingdom
  • ceramic
  • Object Height: 19.7 cm
    Object Height: 7 3/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0093
Description

Figurine of a dog on a rectangular pedestal with sloping sides that lead up to a smaller rectangular base on which the dog is seated. The dog is white with dark brown ears and dark brown spots on its legs. The dog is seated on its back two legs. There is a band of gold around each rectangular section of the base.