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Pair Victorian Staffordshire pottery figures of dogs smoking pipes

Reference: 0742

Dated: c. 1850 Staffordshire

A rare pair of Staffordshire pottery figures of dogs on bases.
The characters are modeled seated on a turquoise bases and smoking pipes.
The dogs are decorated in underglaze black. The inspiration of these figure developed from a painting by one of Queen Victoria's favorite painters "Landseer".

Dimensions: 8.50 inch high

Medium: Staffordshire pottery

Current Condition Pipe restored.

Literature: A-Z Staffordshire Dogs by Clive Mason Pope page 130 Chapter Pipe Smoking Dogs.


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