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Equestrian Figure

English (Staffordshire)
about 1740–50
Astbury-Whielden


Object Place: Europe, Staffordshire, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

21.3 x 16.8 x 7.4 cm (8 3/8 x 6 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.118

Medium or Technique

Lead glazed earthenware with slip decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Lead glazed earthenware with slip decoration. Each represents a figure in uniform with bayonet, playing a drum, seated astride a horse. In cream-colored clay, boots hands and face in brown slip. Drum, hat and parts of saddle in light brown slip. Rectangular

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Joan Bergere Drayton