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Saint George and the Dragon

English
about 1770–90
Ralph Wood


Object Place: Europe, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

27.3 x 20.9 x 11.4 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.398

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Lead-glazed earthenware. The saint is wearing a plumed brown helmet and blue classical dress, arms poised as though spearing the dragon lying beneath the horse’s feet. The base is glazed to simulate a rocky shore. Chips around base. Left foot repaired.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine