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Figure - Pug dog

Pug dog

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:209-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 3, shelf 7

Physical description

Figure, of soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels, of a pug-dog with a red collar with bells sitting-up on an oblong base

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

1765 (made)

Artist/maker

William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:209/A-1885 (Sch. I 308A)
The pair was purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Van Minden, Rotterdam, for £1 in August 1869.
Acquired as Chelsea porcelain.

Descriptive line

Figure, of soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels, of a pug-dog with a red collar with bells, made by William Duesbury & Co., Derby, 1765

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Dog collars; Dog (animal)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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