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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    1820-1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2534-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure of a dog baiting a bull, earthenware. The bull is coloured red with white face and legs. The dog is white, with two black patches. Beside the bull is a flowering tree. The figures are on an oval green base with applied flowers and grass.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

1820-1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels

Dimensions

Height: 16.8 cm, Length: 15.9 cm base

Object history note

Given by Mr. H. Willett to the Museum of Practical Geology

Descriptive line

Figure of a dog baiting a bull, lead-glazed earthenware painted in enamels, made in Staffordshire, 1820-1840

Labels and date

Figure of a dog baiting a bull
Made in Staffordshire, 1820-30
Lead-glazed earthenware

2534-1901 Given by Mr Willett to the Museum of Practical Geology [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Dogs (animals); Bulls (animal)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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