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Chimney ornament

"Chimney Ornament" on six-legged platform with modeled flower-painted skirt & green top. Skirt labeled: BULL BEATING and NOW CAPTAIN LAD. Bull with head lowered to dog with another on shoulder, man stands at rump, coiled rope on ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles R. Codman

English (Staffordshire), about 1835

Object Place

England

Accession Number

63.2407

Medium or Technique

Pearlware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery