figure group

manufacturer: unknown

circa 1870
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Description
figure group of two white poodles, one standing to left with its forelegs over a barrel. The head and forelegs of a second poodle protrude from the barrel. The barrel is painted light brown with three black iron bands. The front half of the base is painted cobalt blue with a gilt line across the front. Small figure of a seated poodle facing to the right. Mainly white with black, red and grey to muzzle, eyes and paws and a gilt line across the front of the base. Shredded clay decoration applied to head, shoulder and tail. Deeply concave base.
Maker and role
manufacturer: unknown
Production place
Staffordshire potteries district, Staffordshire, England
Production date
circa 1870
Media description
earthenware, glazed, gilded
Measurements
134 x 54 x 124 mm
Measurement details
height: 134mm
width: 54mm
depth: 124mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0382
Maker