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Equestrian Figure

Lead-glazed earthenware with colored glazes. Soldier, possibly representing the Duke of Cumberland, on horseback. Figure holds rifle in right hand, reins in left. Figure in cream-colored glaze, soldier's uniform and horse's trappings in blue and green glaze.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine

about 1750

Object Place

Staffordshire, England

Accession Number

1978.400

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery